Mission Statement

  • Our Mission is to create a collaborative community that ensures all students achieve at high levels and are prepared to excel in a global society.

     

About the School

  • Belief Statements
    Children deserve a positive and safe environment in which to learn.
    All members of the school family deserve to be treated with respect and dignity.
    Every school family member should be offered the opportunity to participate in the education of our children.
    Teachers should offer quality instructional practices to all students.
    The school should be of assistance to families in the acquisition of community resources which address academic, social, emotional, and physical needs.

    Guidelines for Success
    How to Be a Squires STAR!
    (S)how your best effort
    (T)hink before acting
    (A)ccept responsibility
    (R)espect yourself and others

    Academic and Other Programs
    Squires Elementary has made great programs toward implementing standards-based education system. The following program support this initiative: Gifted and Talented, ESL (English as a Second Language), Art, Vocal Music, Physical Education, Language Arts, Math, Computer and Technology usage, Special Education Programs, Speech Therapy, Band, Orchestra, Conflict Resolution Training for Students, Guidance Services, and Extended School Services.

    KERA Implementation
    Primary School Program, School-Based Decision Making Council, ESS (Extended School Services) and KETS (Kentucky Educational Technology Systems).

    Academic and Other Programs
    Squires Elementary has made great programs toward implementing standards-based education system. The following program support this initiative: Gifted and Talented, ESL (English as a Second Language), Art, Vocal Music, Physical Education, Language Arts, Math, Computer and Technology usage, Special Education Programs, Speech Therapy, Band, Orchestra, Conflict Resolution Training for Students, Guidance Services, and Extended School Services.

    Enrollment: 532
    Racial balance: 61% White, 22% Black, 9% Hispanic, 2% Asian, 6% other
    Free-and-reduced meal qualifiers: 61%
    English language learners: 9%
    Special Eduation: 13%
    (Data is a snapshot from Oct. 1, 2016.)

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