Why Choose LeGette?


  • View HTMLBeing student-focused at Earl LeGette School allows for many options and activities for our students and families. Listed below is a sampling of what LeGette has to offer.
     

    ·         Collaborative and nurturing community with a focus on student success

    ·         Neighborhood school with Transitional Kindergarten (TK) - 6th grade programs (TK-6)

    ·         Active and involved PTA with organized family involvement activities (carnival, pancake breakfast, picnics)

    ·         Family nights: Science, Art, computer and school-wide safety

    ·         Various parent volunteer opportunities including classroom helpers, fieldtrip chaperones and docents for the Art Docent program

    ·         Traditional Half-Day TK and Kindergarten

    ·         Common Core State Standards instruction and curriculum in Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies

    ·         Highly skilled and qualified veteran teachers

    ·         Art, Music, and P.E. Specialists who hold classes weekly

    ·         Active Student Council with school-wide activities, raising community and global awareness and school-wide community building

    ·         School library staffed by Media Center Technician

    ·         Positive and active relationship with business community and service clubs

    ·         Macintosh Computer Lab with connection to Internet

    ·         Two complete sets of Computers on Wheels (COW) for technology access in classrooms

    ·         LCD projectors in every classroom, Promethean interactive whiteboards or Apple TV in upper grade classrooms

    ·         Discovery Club - a creative before and after school child care/enrichment program serving children in TK - 6th Grade

    ·         Beginning & Advanced Band program (before school) & Choir (lunchtime) program

    ·         After School Enrichment Program available (fee based with scholarships available)

    ·         Yearly school-wide play/musical

    ·         Enrichment assemblies for fine arts

    ·         Love and Logic approach to student interactions school-wide

    ·         Quiet neighborhood setting adjacent to a small park

    ·         Full-time Resource Specialist and Instructional Aide serving both identified special education students and students at-risk of not meeting standards (by referral)

    ·         Before and after school extended day classes for students needing additional support

    ·         Speech and Language Specialists (by referral)

    ·         Two Special Day Classes (SDC) for Communicatively Handicapped students

     

    Our school offers an excellent academic and social environment. In addition to those, LeGette is proud of the other offerings that make our school unique, wholesome, and inviting. 

     
    • Collaborative and nurturing community with a focus on student success
    • Neighborhood school with Transitional Kindergarten (TK) - 6th grade programs (TK-6)
    • Active and involved PTA with organized family involvement activities (carnival, pancake breakfast, picnics)
    • Various parent volunteer opportunities including classroom helpers, fieldtrip chaperones and docents for the Art Docent program
    • Family nights; Science, Art, Love and Logic and school and computer safety
    • Traditional Half-Day TK and Kindergarten
    • Common Core State Standards instruction and curriculum in English Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies, and Science
    • Critical Literacy strategies to enhance comprehension strategies and thinking, and writing
    • Highly skilled and qualified veteran teachers
    • Art, Music, and P.E. Specialists who hold classes weekly
    • Full updated computer lab with new Chrome Base computers
    • Newest student and instructional technology in all classrooms, including three COWs (Computers on Wheels; class set of Chrome Books)
    • Discovery Club - a creative and academically-focused before and after school child care/enrichment program serving children in TK - 6th Grade
    • Beginning & Advanced Band program & Choir program held before school
    • After School Enrichment Program available (fee-based with scholarships available) inclusive of science, ceramics, guitar, as a few
    • Yearly school-wide play/musical
    • Enrichment assemblies for fine arts
    • Love and Logic approach to student interactions school-wide
    • Quiet neighborhood setting adjacent to a small park
    • Before and after school extended day classes for students needing additional support
    • Active Student Council with school-wide activities, raising community and global awareness and school-wide community building
    • Positive and active relationship with business community and service clubs
Last Modified on June 11, 2015