Third Creek Elementary School
Mission: We will live the 7 habits to develop and empower leaders.
Begin with the End in Mind
Put First Things First
Seek First to Understand
Sharpen the Saw
Vision: Committed to developing leaders
Core Values: Student and learning focus
• Motivated faculty and staff
• Partnerships and teamwork
• Continuous Improvement focus
• Management by fact
• Results focus
Demographics: The school wide Title I population at Third Creek is made up of 50% White, 25% African American, 20% Hispanic and 5% other.
Program Offerings: Third Creek is committed to developing the academic and leadership skills in every student. Students are exposed to leadership opportunities from Kindergarten through fifth grade with the alignment of Covey's Seven Habits of Highly Effective People and Positive Behavior Support. In addition, differentiated lessons are implemented to meet the academic needs of our students. Every student is empowered to make learning decisions and work with the teachers to establish academic goals that are challenging, yet attainable. All students receive CORE instruction daily, as well as intervention and enrichment programs based on student performance.
Results: 2013-2014 School met Expected Growth
Key Improvement Foci for 2014-2015 School Year:
Recognized by NCDPI as Positive Behavior Support Exemplar School and Demo Site
100% of parent participation in school related conferences.
Angel Oliphant, Principal
361 E. Barkley Rd.
Statesville, NC 28677