Welcome to Mossy Creek Elementary
The mission of Mossy Creek Elementary School is to give all students a quality education by focusing on student learning and standards-based activities and to prepare them to become productive citizens and life- long learners.
Motivating Children Everyday!
It is our vision to motivate children every day. The vision components spell M-C-E-S. It is our goal to teach mastery (M) of a growth mindset, (C) cultivate knowledge, (E) encourage academic excellence, and (S) secure a safe, nurturing environment for our children.
Each child can learn.
Children are naturally curious and want to learn.
Parents are important to the education of their children.
An appreciation for cultural diversity contributes to society.
Schools should provide a challenging academic curriculum and non-academic activities to promote a well- rounded student.
Life skills and positive character traits are essential to becoming productive citizens of the community.
Schools should positively reflect the community in which they reside.
Schools should consistently provide a safe and supportive environment for students, families, and staff.
Schools should provide students with basic skills they will need to become self-motivated lifelong learners.
Our primary focus is to Keep it Respect Enthusiasm Accountability Leadership
Our theme for this year is... JUST DO IT
November 12-16 American Education Week -"Parents as Partners in Education" -Please join your child's class for lunch Wednesday, Thursday or Friday. . Student are asked to dress/participate in the following activities: Wednesday - Hats off to Education-wear your favorite hat; Thursday - Education ROCKS- Dress up like a rock star or wear your favorite rock star attire; Future Friday - Encourage students to come dressed up as their future career.
The PTO will be selling popcorn on the first Wednesday of the month. The students will be able to purchase popcorn following lunch for $1.00 per bag. Our first popcorn sale will be Wednesday, November 14.
Eighteen of their schools reached their highest College and Career Ready Performance Index scores.
Superintendent Spearman announced she's taking over the Allendale County schools.
2018 SCORES: Class of 2018 Surpasses 2017 Scores on SAT College Readiness Assessment While also Outperforming State, National Graduates
Year-over-year performance increased in all subject areas.
Paul Knox Middle Using Consistent Messaging, Restorative Framework to Reduce Referrals and Build School Culture
School morale has increased as discipline referrals have decreased.
2018 SCORES: Class of 2018 Graduates Outperform State Graduates in Nearly all Subject Areas in Most Recent ACT Assessment
The Class of 2018 outperformed state graduates in math, reading and science.
Nearly 80% of juniors passed the first state assessment to measure important soft skills for the workplace.