Allen Jay Elementary 

1311 E. Springfield Road | High Point, NC 27263 | Phone: 336-434-8490

http://ajes.gcsnc.com/pages/Allen_Jay_Elementary

Allen Jay Elementary serves students in Pre-Kindergarten through 5th grade in High Point, NC. Mission Statement: All students will meet or exceed grade level expectations. Vision Statement: Empowering students to create a better future. One of the district’s most diverse schools that has met or exceeded growth for the last three years

 

Academic disciplines at school

Allen Jay Elementary is grounded in meeting the various needs of all students taking into account their different phases of development. K-4th grade teachers teach all content areas and have one class. 5th grade students receive instruction from two teachers. The curriculum is structured around the fundamental subjects of English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science (with integration of STEM), Social Studies, Music, Art and additional specials. At Allen Jay Elementary, we focus on building the foundation for a well-rounded education overseen by teachers who follow students closely through their development. Our teachers align their teaching with the GCS Core beliefs – growth mindset, relationships, diversity, consistency, racial equity and critical thinking – to prepare our students to be 21st century learners, while being career and college ready. The teachers at Allen Jay Elementary integrate hands-on activities and create fun and enthusiastic learning environments to meet the needs of their students.

 

Arts disciplines at school

At Allen Jay Elementary we are committed to provide opportunities for students to be exposed to various arts disciplines including art and music. The students attend specials daily. The arts discipline teachers closely collaborate with classroom teachers to meet the needs of all students.