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The Mountain City
Elementary
   Corner

ate!

Mountain City Elementary is chosen as a 2008
No Child Left Behind-
Blue Ribbon School.

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Mountain City Elementary named ‘Exceptional School’ by State

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Academic Achievement Grades

Grades 3-8: TCAP Criterion Referenced Academic Achievement

(3 year average)

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011 2012

CRT

Score

Grade

Score

Grade

Score

Grade

Score

Grade

Score

Grade

Score

Score

Math

66

A

72

A

65

A

64

A

64 A 65 A

Reading/Language

58

A

62

A

58

A

58

A

59 A 59 A

Social Studies

60

A

65

A

63

A

65

A

66 A 68 A

Science

61

A

69

A

67

A

66

A

67 A 67 A

(Note: 3-yr average of state CRT NCE's, basis 1998.)

 

Mountain City Elementary Compared to the State

(3 year average) 2012 2012 State
CRT Score Grade Trend Score Grade Trend
Math 65 A NC 52 B NC
Reading/Language 59 A NC 50 B +
Social Studies 68 A NC 54 B NC
Science 67 A NC
 

Grades 5: TCAP Writing

2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
4.2  A 4.2  A 4.3  A 4.3  A 4.5 A
 
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School Handbook

Mountain City Elementary School Improvement Plan
(This is a large file-Please be patient.)

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Parent Survey

Dates to Remember  

December 11 Barter Trip (K-3) and School Board Meeting 6:00 MCE Cafeteria

December 15 End of 1st Semester

December 16 5th and 6th Grade Musical at Heritage Hall 6:30

December 18 Barter Trip (4-6)

December 19 1/2 Day of School

December 22-January 2 Christmas Vacation

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Monthly School Calendar

2014-2015 School Calendar

Our Mission

The mission of Mountain City Elementary School is to provide resources, a positive environment, and support for student learning that facilitates high levels of achievement for all students and excellence in instruction by teachers.

School Wide Theme

Building on the Best

MCE School Pledge

I will strive to be a Steer Scholar every day in every way.

I will arrive at school on time and ready to learn.

I will do my best on every assignment.

My words and actions will show respect for my teachers, my classmates, and myself.

I will show self-control and responsibility in the decisions I make.

I will make a positive contribution to my school, my community, and my world.

I will do this for myself because I am worth it.

Shared Vision

The Mountain City Elementary School organization is a place of high expectations leading to higher achievement for all. Our vision is to be student focused; allowing student needs to drive planning, staffing, organizing, directing, and budgeting.

School Beliefs

  • All children can learn and will meet or exceed proficiency in all content areas on standardized testing.
  • Students' learning needs will be the primary focus when planning and modifying instruction.
  • Policies and procedures that support excellence and equity in student performance will be established collaboratively by teachers, administrators, parents and community.
  • Early intervention is planned to foster student success.
  • All students will be encouraged and challenged when learning in ways that are adapted to their needs which may include special services and achievement.
  • There is a strong link between attendance and achievement.

  • Positive relationships between caring adults and students will foster academic success.
  • Decisions will be based on both formative and summative data and evidence based research.
  • Ongoing communication and collaboration with all stakeholders is vital to the success of students.
  • Parent engagement and community involvement are important to the development of the whole child.

School Improvement Goals

Goal 1:  Mountain City Elementary School’s fifth grade students will score an “A” on the state writing assessment.

Goal 2:  Mountain City Elementary School’s targeted subgroups will meet or exceed the federal benchmark of 66% in Reading/Language Arts.

 Goal 3:  Mountain City Elementary School’s targeted subgroups will meet or exceed the federal benchmark of 60% in Math.

 Goal 4:  Mountain City Elementary School's students will meet or exceed the 93% state attendance benchmark.

 Goal 5:  Mountain City Elementary School’s sixth grade students will meet or exceed the national benchmark of 13 (composite score) on the Explore.

Goal 6:  Mountain city Elementary School will focus family engagement opportunities on Reading/Language Arts.

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Mountain City Elementary School
Home of the Steers
301 Donnelly Street
Mountain City, Tennessee 37683
(423) 727-2621
Fax  (423) 727-2631
Contact E-Mail bfletcher1@k12tn.net