MARGARET C. ELLS SCHOOL
319 Cortland Street
Springfield, Massachusetts 01109
Map of Margaret C. Ells School
Phone:  413-787-7345
Fax:  Not provided
Web Site:  http://sps.springfield.ma.us/schoolsites/ells/default.asp

Grades: 

PreK - 1st
Enrollment:  245
Setting:  Not provided
District:  Springfield Public Schools

Welcome to Margaret C. Ells School!
Mission
Margaret C. Ells School will provide a quality education for every child. Our cooperative school environment draws upon professional staff, parents, and community to provide a comfortable, secure, educational setting in which to pursue intellectual inquiry. Our approach encourages awareness and respect for multicultural lifestyles and accommodates individual differences and learning styles through our inclusive programs.

Vision

Margaret C. Ells School's administration and staff is committed to a culture of achievement. Each staff member is encouraged to share his/her skills and expertise so that all learners can achieve. Commitment to inclusive education requires a central vision concerning the inclusion of all children in one learning environment. The emphasis of the staff focuses on the total development of the child: intellectual, emotional, physical, and social. Our teamwork approach builds self-esteem and provides opportunities for all children to maintain high achievement in basic skills through practical application. Cooperative teamwork encourages students to work together and respect each other.

Values

All children can achieve.

Diversity adds to the community culture.

All children require opportunities that allow them to excel.