Mission & Vision

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    Tarrant Elementary School

    Mission Statement:

    We seek to provide a safe, nurturing environment and a challenging curriculum with flexibility to meet the needs of each individual.


    Building a community of responsible learners.


    • Students learn best when they are actively engaged in the learning process.
    • Curriculum and instructional practices should incorporate a variety of learning activities to accommodate differences in learning styles and exceptionalities.
    • The school staff focuses on a shared vision, goals, and actions to ensure maximum student performance.
    • A positive school environment (safe, orderly, clean, and inviting) promotes student learning.
    • All students can learn and are provided an equal opportunity to learn.
    • Teachers, administrators, parents, and the community share the responsibility for helping students learn.
    • Each student is a valued individual with unique physical, social, emotional, and educational needs.
    • The commitment to continuous professional development greatly impacts student learning.
    • Students’ learning needs are the primary focus of all decisions impacting the work of the school.
    • Motivation and high expectations increase individual student performance.
    • Service and citizenship are an important part of the learning experience. 

    TES School Mascot: 

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