Patrick Henry PreK-8 School promotes college and career readiness by empowering all scholars to achieve global standards of academic, social and emotional excellence.
What we offer:
Over a dozen community partners that support students and their families in the areas of mental health, physical health, creativity, literacy, character development, leadership development and more
High levels of parent engagement through weekly coffee clubs and monthly family events
Activities like chess club, student council, Disney Musical in Schools, boys and girls basketball, boys and girls track, volleyball, cheerleading, High Steppers and Flag Girls
Technology-rich lessons to help students build 21st Century skills
The N.O.W. (Not on Our Watch) anti-bullying initiative and W.A.V.E (Winning Against Violent Environments) conflict management program
The Parent Leadership Institute seeks to enable parents and caregivers to become leading advocates for children and school improvement under The Cleveland Plan.
The CMSD News Bureau asked the winners for their teaching philosophies, what about their practices they will share with peers and how they will share it, what drew them to CMSD and urban education and who served as their role models. Here are excerpts from their responses.