About Us

School Colors: Red & White     |     School Mascot: Roadrunner

School Hours: 7:55 a.m. to 3:15 p.m (Tardy: 8:10 a.m.)

Early Dismissal Time (please refer to the campus calendar for specific dates): 12:15 p.m.

Ross Elementary Mission: 

The mission of Ross Elementary is to provide intentional character education and meaningful learning experiences in order to develop authentic relationships and self-direction that will grow our community into Trustworthy, Respectful, Responsible, Fair, and Caring Citizens who have a passion for learning and a heart for helping others.

Ross Elementary School Objectives:

· Each learner will identify, develop and grow his or her personal talents and interests

· Each learner will expand his or her potential by continuously setting, reflecting upon and achieving life goals

· Each learner will actively enrich and advance his or her community and greater society

Ross Elementary Tactics and Action Plan Specific Result Statements:

Tactic 1: We will inspire personal success by facilitating self-directed learning (personalized learning).

Specific Results:

1. Student ownership of learning through personal goal setting.

2. Student self-awareness of progress evidenced by portfolios that reflect learner data and celebrate accomplishments.

Tactic 2: We will actively engage each student to reach his or her academic and character goal (goal setting).

Specific Results:

1. Learners effectively use a goal setting cycle to achieve personal growth.

2. Core Values integrated into every aspect of the school environment and daily activities.

Tactic 3: We will foster strong relationships in school and within the community (mentor/service learning).

Specific Results:

1. Meaningful real-world experiences and interactions with the community that promote higher order thinking, decision making, time management, cooperative learning and citizenship.

2. Student investment in learning through individual choices and learning opportunities.