Elrod Staff Is Committed To Student Academic Success
The faculty and staff of Elrod Elementary are committed to ensuring the academic success of all students. A vital part to the success of students is tutorials. Academic tutoring will be offered at various times throughout the day. Students may be assigned to specific tutoring programs to assist the student with their academic skills. All teachers have a weekly tutorials. Refer to their websites for individual teachers’ tutoring times. Students may attend teacher tutorials on a voluntarily basis.
STAAR Tutorials will be conducted on a consistent basis throughout the year. A variety of intervention programs aimed at preparing your student for the STAAR will be offered. STAAR tutorial programs will also be conducted throughout the school week. Students identified for STAAR tutorials are highly encouraged to be committed to the tutorial program.
Elrod participated in the Oasis Inter-Generational Tutoring Program, which pairs trained, older adult volunteers with children in 1st and 2nd grade who would benefit from a one-on-one session, at least once a week, to build reading and language skills along with confidence and self-esteem.
Highlights of the Program
The program, which provides reading and writing, and talking activities, was developed by OASIS, a national non-profit organization offering programs in the arts, humanities, technology, wellness and volunteer service for adults who want to be productively involved in their community.