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Mission & Vision Statements

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School Vision & Mission


Grand Caillou Elementary has a commitment to engage, educate, and empower all students everyday. Through high expectations academically and behaviorally, our dedicated and trained staff will develop future leaders who are both career and college ready.



Commitment to Excellence in Education for All



GCE: Where Great Minds Grow


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  • Our core responsibility is to provide a positive and safe environment that is conducive to teaching and learning.
  • In order to ensure student success, teachers will participate in meaningful staff development activities that focus on data analysis.
  • Every student will be provided with educational experiences  that are rigorous, engaging, aligned to state standards, and prepare them for college and/or careers.
  • Parent and community collaboration is fundamental to achieving and sustaining a positive culture and climate that focuses on student success.



  • Students enter Kindergarten ready to learn evidenced by DRDP testing.
  • Students will be proficient in basic literacy skills in Grades K-2 as evidenced by DIBELS and STAR testing.
  • By the end of the 4th grade, students are proficient on statewide assessments in Reading, Math, Social Studies, and Science.


GCE BIG 3 FOCUS for 2019-2020

  • Response to Intervention (RTI)
    • RTI Process
    • Math RTI/SPED
  • Literacy
    • DIBELS 70% or higher
    • Reading Buddies
    • Smarty Ants/Achieve 3000
  • Teacher Reflection
    • Close analysis of student work samples
    • Data Teams
    • Planning with co-workers