Mission Statement  

MISSION STATEMENT

 J. S. Abrams Elementary School will develop productive,self-motivated learners who take pride in their accomplishments and contributions to society.

We will work in harmony with the community and parents to provide a challenging curriculum in a safe and engaging environment that nurtures the lifelong learning process.

 

  About The School  

J. S. Abrams Elementary School

         J.S. Abrams School was built in 1960 to serve grades 7-12.  In 1980, a new J.S. Abrams Primary School was built.  After building the new primary school, J.S. Abrams High School served grades 6-12 until 1987.  In 1987, the high school closed and students in the sixth grade became a part of Abrams Primary School.  Seventh and eighth grade students were transferred to Davis Middle SchoolGrades 9-12 were transferred to Jess Lanier High School. 

     The J.S. Abrams High School building became a part of the Abrams Primary School, which is now known as J.S. Abrams Elementary School serving grades K-6.  The Pre-K  program, which serves four year olds is also located at J. S. Abrams Elementary School.


Our Beliefs

We Believe...

  • Everyone is capable of learning.
  • All individuals deserve to learn and work in a safe and supportive environment.
  • Everyone deserves to be taught an appropriate yet challenging curriculum.
  • Everyone deserves an opportunity to obtain a high quality education.
  • Positive relationships and mutual respect between all individuals promotes high self-esteem.
  • Students should be provided a variety of opportunities to demonstrate their achievement.
  • Education is a shared responsibility between the home, school, and community.
  • Continuous improvement is essential to enable students to become confident, self-directed, lifelong learners.

Our Expectations

Students should...

  • Come to school on time.
  • Be prepared for class.
  • Attend school regularly.
  • Dress appropriately.
  • Follow school rules.
  • Respect themselves and others.
  • Help keep our school clean and safe.
  • Do their best.

Abrams School Creed

I am a special person.

I am capable of doing great positive things.

There is no one else exactly like me.

I have feelings that can be easily hurt - please be gentle with me.

I have ideas to share - please listen to me.

I want to do my best every day and every way.

I am your future - please help encourage me to be the best I can be.

Written by: Mrs. Dale Miller (Retired Reading Specialist)