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Giving Every Child Knowledge and Opportunity
Myron B. Green Elementary is an Academic and Athletic Magnet School in the San Carlos community of San Diego. We offer regular, vigorous exercise to in addition to rigorous academics to create a sound mind and sound body.  We expect and deliver excellence in character development, education, and a healthy life-style.  Superior academic instruction, physical education, a variety of fine arts experiences, and a multitude of after school activities including sports, and community building activities create students focused on being intelligent, healthy, well-rounded leaders of the future where ....  Academics + Athletics = Success!  
 
Each school day morning, the entire school gathers in the courtyard to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, say the Green School Peace Pledge, and hear daily announcements from Principal Ferguson. Some days are devoted to announcing Running Club miles accumulated by the students and teachers, others are to celebrate the students who "got caught" displaying great character at school.  It's a GREAT GREEN way to start the day!
 
Green offers a wide variety of programs to meet our mission and foster a fully developed child, including...
  • 7:15 am morning running club on our new track!
  • opportunities to learn and research topics such as nutrition, physiology. exercise, and health
  • nurturing scholars program (K-2)
  • choral music (grades K-5); instrumental music (grades 4-5)
  • art instruction (grades K-5)
  • unique opportunities for all children with emphasis focused on achievement using a multitude of assistance including push-in teachers for ongoing student assistance.


Please enjoy perusing through our School and GATE based Nurturing Scholars brochure for more information.


ABOUT GREEN'S TEST SCORES AND PERFORMANCE

We're very proud of Green School's consistent high achievement in literacy and mathematics and overall API.  You can review our most recent results:

                  School Accountability Report Card

                  Academic Performance Index (API) and California Standardized Testing (CST) results  

      


Mission Statement:Green Elementary is an academic and athletic magnet school dedicated to developing life long learners
who lead successful, healthy, physically fit lives in the 21stcentury.

Vision Statement: We are committed to preparing our students to compete in a 21st century global community through
rigorous academic instruction. To be prepared for the 21stCentury we believe all children need to develop competencies in:
  1. Information Literacy and Computer Skills
  2. Critical and Innovative Thinking
  3. Collaborative Skills both locally and globally
  4. Cultural Sensitivity and respect for others
  5. High Expectations for Self and Others

Our commitment to physical education seeks to foster in students an understanding and application
of what it means to live a healthy lifestyle through nutrition, health and physical fitness.

We believe in emphasizing both academics and athletics we foster a fully developed child.
 
PEACE PLEDGE
 
The following peace pledge is said every morning at courtyard:
 
I am a peacebuilder. I pledge to praise people, to notice and speak up about hurts I have caused, and to right wrongs. I will build peace at home, at school, and in my community.

MORE USEFUL INFORMATION

School Map

District School Track Calendar - vacation days identified