Be Safe - Be Responsible - Be Respectful
Kelly Creek Elementary School
2400 SE Baker Way
Gresham, OR 97080
Kelly Creek Basics
Motto: Catch our Cougar Pride!
School Colors: Royal Blue and Kelly Green
School Hours: 8:35 AM to 3:05 PM
Registration Information: Please see our Registration Info page
Answers to FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
Believing the education of children is important, we:
- Promote high academics,
- Respect individuality,
- Integrate instruction,
- Develop lifelong learners, and
- Encourage respect and responsibility
Kelly Creek is a positive learning community where high expectations are a given. The staff and parents have developed a rich sense of the importance of learning in a diverse environment where all talents are valued, and resources are used responsibly.
Our overarching goals include improvement in student achievement, early literacy, developing responsibility, and improving social/emotional learning.
- Improve student performance on state and district assessments.
- Make early reading literacy a focus and be certain that all children are readers.
- Continue with aggressive communication with the parents and the community.
- Create a differentiated approach to curriculum and instruction.
- Continue to work effectively as instructional teams to improve our ability to meet the needs of our students.
- Improve student skills in the use of technology.
- Improve student skills in socialization, emotional development, and responsible behavior.
- Continue strong efforts in support of conservation.
Kelly Creek School is a unique facility designed to provide maximum learning opportunities, with common learning environments, and a welcoming atmosphere. This is the 15th year of our commitment to recycling and energy conservation. Our efforts were recognized in 2008 as the recipient of the Ford Motor Company’s Educate to Escape prize for our recycling and sustainability efforts. We were also recognized as a finalist for Walmart’s “Earth Day Every Day School Challenge.”
School Report Card
The Oregon Department of Education annually produces school report cards. To view Kelly Creek Elementary School’s Report Card, along with a message from Superintendent Schlachter, click here.