Metcalf Elementary School

Last updated: January 25, 2018

Awards and Honors

The staff is very proud of the attention Metcalf receives in area newspapers where information is shared about the exciting things that are happening at Metcalf.

Mission Statement

  • One school, one purpose; to provide academic success for every student.
  • Understanding at Metcalf Elementary we do whatever it takes to help our students succeed!

Campus Goals

Students' academic performance and achievement level will reflect excellence in learning and attainment of both high expectations and high standards. Students' behavior will exemplify the skills, attitudes, and/or practices characteristic of productive, community-minded adults; citizenship, self-esteem, respect for others, accountability for actions, and healthful lifestyles.

Curriculum - Elementary

  • CFISD elementary schools are comprised of students in grades K-5. Students who qualify for the Preschool Program for Children with Disabilities or for Pre-kindergarten are bused to sites that provide these programs.
  • Core subjects at the elementary level include reading, language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, technology applications, health, physical education, art, music, and theatre arts.
  • Every campus faculty includes the following members: counselor(s), nurse, diagnostician, speech and language clinician, dyslexia specialists, reading specialist(s), and content-area liaisons, as well as specially trained/certified teachers in the following areas: art, music, physical education, technology applications, English as a Second Language, and gifted education.
  • The District's HORIZONS program is for academically-gifted students. In kindergarten, gifted instruction is provided in language arts and mathematics. In grades 1-5, the program addresses the four foundation areas: language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies.
  • CFISD's Bilingual and ESL programs provide additional support in English language development for students who have a home language other than English and who have been identified as limited-English-proficient.
  • Elementary schools in Cypress-Fairbanks also feature enrichment activities such as student clubs, tutorial sessions, cultural arts programs, academic competitions, and field trips.
  • Report cards are issued every nine weeks. Academic progress reports are sent to parents after the fourth week of each grading period.

Enrollment

964 students as of September 15, 2017

History

The Board of Trustees continues to honor a proud tradition of naming schools for individuals who have contributed significantly to the school district and to its students. June and Roy Metcalf served in Cypress-Fairbanks ISD for a total of 65 years as both educators and administrators.

PTO

The Metcalf PTO meets on a regular basis. The organization funds cultural arts activities and field trips, organizes volunteers, sponsors various student events, and conducts fund-raisers, which have provided technology, landscaping, books, and playground equipment. For more information, please contact Metcalf PTO at (281) 856-1152.
PTO President: TBA
1st VP Membership: TBA
2nd VP Programs: TBA
3rd VP Fundraising: Cheryl Jones
3rd VP Fundraising: Sheryl Norton
VIPS Coordinator: Berdena LaVigne
Secretary: TBA
Treasurer: Mayra Chagas

VIPS

Partnerships with the community are vital in order to strengthen instructional outcomes for all students. We would like you to develop a collaborative relationship with us that will foster long-term student achievement ... one that offers opportunities for all students ... making a difference together. For more information, please contact Berdena LaVigne (281-856-1152)

Metcalf Elementary School

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6100 Queenston Houston TX 77084

281-856-1152

8:05 a.m. to 3:20 p.m.
John Steward

1990

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