Anderson Elementary School is a public, comprehensive school, grades K-5. Annual enrollment is approximately 520 - 550 students.
Accreditation: We are accredited by the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges and Accreditation by Advanced Ed.
Faculty is 100% Highly Qualified.
Every student receives daily instruction in Reading, Writing, and Math. Science and Social Studies are taught 3-5 days / week. Special Classes in Physical Education, Computers, Art, and Music are taught 1 day / week.
Curriculum related field trips are scheduled per grade.
Assemblies are scheduled for the whole school and include topics such as Writing, Animals from around the world/ Animal habitats / Anti-bullying / PBIS programing / Author visits / and a Musical program.
Fourth grade students learn to play an insturment (a recorder - like a flute) and perform a concert in the spring.
Fifth grade students who desire can take instrumental music before school 2-3 / week.
Students in grades K-2 are assessed using the Fountas & Pinnell Literacy Assesssment at least 4 times / year.
Students in grades 3-5 are assessed using the Measurement of Academic Progrss (MAP) assessment at least 3 times / year. They also take the state wide required assessment M-STEP in the spring over several days.
Anderson Elementary is a center program for Hearing Impaired students.
Anderson offers a variety of clubs and evening events.
Fall - Cheerleading camp, STEM Club (grades 4 and 5)
Family picnic, Fall pictures, Book fair
Winter - Art club, Game club, Computer club may also be added this year
Christmas Program, Santa Secret Shop, Activity nights for grade (3-5)
Spring - Running club, Cheerleading camp, March is Reading Month
Spring Book fair, Spring pictures, 5th grade camp