Thank you in advance for selecting to bring your son/daughter to Thurgood Marshall Elementary School (TMES). We take great pride in family and look forward to serving your family with love, kindness, support, and the highest level of academic rigor.
As a school site, our teachers, staff and students will be embarking on a journey unlike no other. We have amazing events and activities for you and your son/daughter to participate in and look forward to your involvement.
CVESD Instructional Focus
The CVESD community will work collaboratively to ensure that all students, including English Learners, students with disabilities, and designated target groups, show measurable growth, which will lead to reducing the achievement gap in literacy and mathematics.
This will occur through the implementation of high impact language development strategies aligned to the California State Standards, and driven by the District’s LCAP goals.
We are a caring safe community that focuses on the academic and social/emotional development of all students.Vision:
Through the use of best practices, technology, community involvement, and collaboration, we will provide an inclusive personalized learning experience that inspires lifelong learning for everyone.Mission
: Through excellence, rigor, innovation, creativity, and compassion, we inspire lifelong learners.
Relationships, Relevance, Collaboration, Creativity, Rigor, Motivation, Flexibility, Project Based, Relevance, Respect, Critical thinking, Partnerships, and Blended learning.
Thurgood Marshall Elementary School shares the district’s vision for our local learning community. Thurgood Marshall is committed to providing a safe, challenging, and nurturing environment for all of our children.
Our children are creative-thinking, high-achievers, confident in their own abilities. They are committed to life long learning and responsible citizenship. They are unique individuals who take pride in developing their own full potential. Our diversity gives us strength and promotes equity for all. Our learning environment is based on high expectations and clear standards. Families, school, and community work together to benefit all children which fosters respect for one another.
We embrace a rapidly changing world and look to our community and district for support. Students are provided the tools and strategies to become self-sufficient and technologically proficient, accessing information from all over the world. Students are motivated to meet high academic standards, which include art, drama, and physical fitness. Students appreciate all cultures and languages and do not take note of individuals' economic status.
We look forward to the future with hope and confidence.
Dr. Monica Loyce