Elementary Schools


Alcott Elementary School

460 W. Kennett
Pontiac, MI 48340
Robert Jansen, Principal
Contact: (248) 451-7910
384 students enrolled at Alcott Elementary(June 2011)

15 years average experience for teaching staff

6 ethnic groups represented by the staff

Owen Elementary School

1700 Baldwin
Pontiac, MI 48340
Natashia Smith, Principal
Contact: (248) 451-7870
Regular education and special education staffs function as a team to support students.

Diverse ethnic population with three different languages spoken.

Participates in Michigan’s Integrated Behavior and Learning Support Initiative.

Rogers Elementary School

2600 Dexter
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
Arlee Ewing, Principal
Contact: (248) 451-7850
476 students enrolled at Rogers -Grades kindergarten through sixth. (June 2011)

16 years average experience for teaching staff

3 ethnic groups represented by the staff

Herrington Elementary School

541 Bay
Pontiac, MI 48341
Jaronique Benjamin, Principal
Contact: (248) 451-7790
2006 National Schools of Character Award Recipient ~ only 10 schools in the
nation receive this honor every year

Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) achieved for 5 consecutive years

Recipient of the Mich. Dept. of Education Comprehensive School Reform Grant for the 4th year

WHRC Elementary School

60 Parkhurst
Pontiac, MI 48342
Wendy Fitzpatrick, Principal
Contact: (248) 451-7545
437 students enrolled at W.H.R.C. Early-on through sixth. (June 2011)

254 males and 183 females

5% Caucasians, 64% African-Americans, 29% Hispanics, 2% Asian and 0.5% Native American