Purpose, Vision, and Mission

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    Purpose Statement:

    The purpose of East Lawrence Elementary School is to provide a safe and engaging learning environment in which to develop responsible citizens who are college and career ready.

    Vision Statement:

    Partnering with parents and community to establish responsible citizens who are college and career ready.

    Mission Statement:

    Excellent Learning Every Day


    Our school embodies its purpose statement through the expectations for school performance.

    East Lawrence Elementary School:

    -Prepares students for the rigor of kindergarten through the implementation of our pre-k program

    -Provides and maintains a safe school environment through developing and following a safety plan

    -Maintains a level of professional expertise through continuing professional development to achieve our educational mission

    -Fosters positive relationships among school, parents, and community by inviting stakeholders to visit, participate in activities, and provide input for continuous improvement

    -Provides instruction based on the challenging Alabama College and Career Ready Standards

    -Provides extracurricular activities such as Ambassadors, Chorus, Beta Club, Coding Club, Garden Club, Library Helpers, and the Eaglettes twirling group

    -Provides extended learning activities through the summer reading program

    -Provides opportunities for students to participate in grade-level programs and plays