MissionThe mission of the Shawmont Elementary School is to provide an outstanding education for students from many neighborhoods of the city. The daily expectations are that every student will achieve academic proficiency and responsible citizenship in a challenging, yet nurturing environment. Students, with the support of parents, teachers, staff, and administrators, will develop a love of learning, an appreciation of the arts and culture, technical proficiency, and personal competence.
Points Of Pride
National Junior Honor Society. Community garden planted and maintained by students, staff, and families. Yearly Broadway musicals performed by students. Shawmont Academic Music program (SAM) for students in grades 4 to 8.
Admissions PolicyStudents must live within designated catchment boundaries; students may apply to a school(s) outside of their neighborhood and will be considered via lottery based on a available space.
Accreditations and Honors
Hours of Operation