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Walt Disney Elementary: An A-Rated School

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.

 

SCHOOL MOTTO:

Be Respectful. Be a Peacemaker. Be Prepared. Be Safe. Be Your Best.

 

HOME OF THE DOLPHINS!

School colors: Blue & White

School mascot: Dolphins

 

SCHOOL INFO”

4015 North Filbert Road, Mishawaka, IN 46545

(574) 259-2486

Fax (574) 257-8468

School day: 7:55 a.m. to 2:20 p.m.

 

WE ARE HERE TO SERVE YOU:

Ryan Towner, Principal

Katie Carroll, Assistant to the Principal

Kelly Jensen, Secretary/Treasurer

Erin Cluckie, Office Aide

 

Click here for a list of Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation contacts.


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 Results­­­­Percent 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%

 

Click here to see school demographic data and past school Performance Reports on the Indiana Department of Education website.

 


 

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.”

 


PARENT INVOLVEMENT

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!

 


 

WE INVITE YOU TO LEARN MORE ABOUT WALT DISNEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL