The Walt Disney School community commits to working together to meet the needs of the whole child. All children will be encouraged to become life-long learners and productive members of society through meaningful learning experiences in a safe, caring environment.
Be Respectful. Be a Peacemaker. Be Prepared. Be Safe. Be Your Best.
HOME OF THE DOLPHINS!
School colors: Blue & White
School mascot: Dolphins
4015 North Filbert Road, Mishawaka, IN 46545
Fax (574) 257-8468
School day: 7:55 a.m. to 2:20 p.m.
WE ARE HERE TO SERVE YOU:
Ryan Towner, Principal
Kelly Jensen, Secretary/Treasurer
Erin Cluckie, Office Aide
For the 2016-17 school year, Walt Disney received a B rating from the Indiana Department of Education. Overall, 62 percent of Indiana schools received an A or B. For more information on and to view the 2016-17 School Accountability Grades, please click here to visit the IDOE website.
With the release of the Spring 2017 ISTEP+ results, Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation now ranks in the state’s top 4% of public school districts!
ISTEP+ Spring 2017 Results–Percent of students passing ISTEP+
English/Language Arts Math
Grade 3 70.5% 55.1%
Grade 4 79.3% 69.3%
Grade 5 75.0% 67.1%
HONORS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
Walt Disney Elementary has been the recipient of many Indiana school improvement awards and grants. In 2001-2002, Walt Disney Elementary received an early literacy grant from the state of Indiana. The school has also received state and national recognition for academic competitions including Knowledge Masters, National Social Studies Olympiad, National Geography Olympiad and National Language Arts Olympiad.
In 2011-2012, the Walt Disney Elementary was named a reward school by the Indiana Department of Education. This honor is given to schools showing high academic performance and growth while maintaining an accountability grade of “A.”
The Walt Disney PTO (Parent-Teacher Organization) is an active and vital organization that supports parents, students, and teachers through varied programs, activities, and volunteering. Programs sponsored by the PTO provide expanded learning opportunities and a focus on the importance of the family unit.
The PTO is a great example of P-H-M’s Triangle of Success that connects parents, teachers and students—working together to create excellence!
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