About Longs Creek
School Mascot: Cowboys
School Colors: Silver/Dark Blue/Teal
School Opened: 1997
Longs Creek is an "Exemplary" place to learn, where children are loved and treated with respect and dignity. The faculty and staff realize that the purpose of school is more than just dispensing facts and information. We need to build skills necessary for children's dreams and potential to be fulfilled. By accepting the following correlates of effective schools we strive to make Longs Creek a positive learning environment.
- Understood Instructional Focus
- Orderly, safe climate
- High Expectations for Students to Learn
Great academic scores are only one of our objectives at Longs Creek. We strive to help our students become good citizens and leaders.
Longs Creek provides a learning environment where students are empowered to become thinkers as well as lifelong learners.
Longs Creek teachers regularly go the "extra mile" for students.
Reading and Language Arts
The Longs Creek reading/language arts program is based on the Four Blocks Literacy Model and Guided Reading strategies with Six Traits Writing approach in place to support written work.
The Longs Creek math program is based on Math Investigations, a school-wide program that promotes higher-order thinking and problem-solving.
An abundance of technology allows our students to develop their computer skills as well as locate information on the internet to research and complete projects and classroom assignments.
Longs Creek Where Effort is the Beginning of Success!
The Madison High School Cluster
Longs Creek Elementary School is a proud part of the Madison Cluster.
The Madison Cluster: Educating children from Early Childhood to Graduation, preparing them for life in the 21st Century.