Elementary Schools

Schools

Alcott Elementary School

Notable:
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

Notable:
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

Notable:
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

Notable:
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

Notable:
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