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About Us

Welcome to Linda Elementary School! Our staff is dedicated to the safety and education of all students. We work closely with parents, the community and each other to establish a caring partnership for the well being of our students. Our school environment is framed with three expectations; Be Safe - Be Responsible - Be Respectful. Our students develop a sense of belonging and competency in our school community. Our staff continually hones our skills through professional development and collaboration so that quality instruction is delivered. At Linda Elementary School we are "Committed to Excel through Respect, Responsibility, Safety and Academics." We have developed our collective commitments as a staff to ensure that our students receive all that they need to be successful.

Our Collective Commitments:

*We will actively communicate with the Linda School community via Dojo, notes home, email, phone calls, conferences, texts,
SSTs & IEPs, report cards and progress reports.
*We will actively collaborate with the Linda School community via staff meetings, grade level meetings, SSTs & IEPs, school
functions, texts, conferences, phone calls, email, and Site Council
*We commit to supporting and empowering students through positive reinforcement and multiple opportunities to demonstrate
learning in order for them to reach their personal goals.
*We commit to supporting students at a variety of levels by using various interventions and extensions; Such as small group
instruction, progress monitoring, and reteaching as well as enrichment of topics.
*We commit to ensuring that all staff, families, and students are valued and respected through words and actions.
*We commit to respect by modeling: listening without interrupting, responding appropriately, teaching manners, showing
appreciation, accepting all family backgrounds and differences, modeling appropriate language for school contrasted with
friend or home language, and we will check in with students concerning student interaction/relationships with one another.
*We commit to teaching core standards to highest level of individualized mastery and understanding, using Best Practices to
match the needs of ALL students, lead by example by modeling our three PBIS expectations: Be Respectful, Be Responsible,
Be Safe, and provide access to higher learning to students that are excelling.
*We will help students to be successful through differentiated instruction and provide many opportunities for learning. All
students, staff, and parents will work together to ensure active learning. Positive behavior will be expected school wide.
*We commit to providing a safe and inclusive environment, physically and emotionally. We will begin in our classrooms, extend
that to our school, and then broaden to our community.
*STARS will encourage after school students to model expected behavior, support our students academically and emotionally,