Henry A. Coffeen Elementary School
At Henry A. Coffeen Elementary School, our mission is “Students Inspired to Achieve Extra-Ordinary Success Through Leadership Opportunities.”
We recognize and celebrate the leadership abilities of our students and teach Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Effective People through a kid-friendly version called “The Leader in Me.” Our students understand that leaders do the right thing, even when no one is watching.
2014-2015 School Improvement Goals
- 90% of 3rd-5th grade students will demonstrate proficiency in writing on the Student Assessment of Writing Skills.
- 85% of 3rd-5th grade students will score proficient or advanced on the PAWS assessment in Reading/Language Arts.
- 80% of 3rd-5th grade students will score proficient or advanced on the PAWS assessment in Mathematics.
Coffeen Elementary News
“Sharpening the Saw”
Recently, our 4th grade teaching team was able to attend an education conference in Denver. From the Leader in Me, we know that Stephen Covey describes personal and professional learning as “Sharpening the Saw.” Their reflection from that conference is represented in unique ways that they help students to delve into their reading and think at much deeper levels than ever Continue Reading
A Cougar’s Christmas Carol: Celebrating Holiday Tradition At Coffeen
At Henry A. Coffeen, we invite our students and families to join us in celebrating an old-fashioned Christmas tradition. On Thursday, December 18th, from 6:00pm-7:00pm, students, families, and staff will walk from Henry A. Coffeen to local residences and facilities to sing carols.
Coffeen Elementary November/December Newsletter
Each month, Henry A. Coffeen Elementary School publishes a newsletter to share important updates and other information with our parents. These newsletters often include special dates, upcoming events, reminders, and more helpful information. Please click the headline above to view this month’s newsletter.