Welcome to Seven Oaks Elementary!
Welcome to Seven Oaks Elementary! We opened our doors in 1990. Our bulldogs are successful citizens and we work hard to provide a positive learning environment with a partnership of communities, family, and staff.
Unique Partnerships & Programs
WATCH D.O.G.S.: This successful program aims to increase male involvement in our schools, including tutoring, helping in the classroom and on the playground. This year more than 200 guests attended our kickoff event. Including our WatchDOG Dads, Seven Oaks celebrated nearly 20,000 volunteer hours over the last two years. This year, our active PTA Board is seeking to expand parent involvement with our school. We welcome volunteers and believe that family engagement is critical at Seven Oaks.
Other programs we offer:
- FRRED Principles (Fairness, Responsibility, Respect, Empathy, Dignity)
- FRRED Tickets, Excellence Referrals & Fantastic-gram postcards
- Student recognition assemblies
- Looping model for grades 1-2
- Social Skills recess time
- PAWS for applause staff recognition
- 6 Pre-K classes
- Track team
- Variety Show
- Student Leadership
- Self-Manager Program
- Partners in Education (P.I.E.) with Windermere & Century Communities
Goals for 2018-19
ELA Goal:The percentage of students demonstrating performance “at or near standard” on the SBA writing claim will increase 13% from 57% to 70% as measured by the ELA 2019 Smarter Balanced Assessment.
All students will demonstrate at least 1 year of growth from fall to spring on easyCBM math. 85% of students performing between the 15th and 50th percentiles on the fall 2018 easyCBM math will reduce their achievement gap by half by spring of 2019, thus demonstrating more than 1 year of growth during the school year.
Social Emotional Goal:
Increase regular student attendance schoolwide by the end of Semester 1 to 75%.Gap Goal:
Reduce the referral risk index for Black students from 50% to 45% by the end of the school year.Strategic Plan Educational Strategy Goal:
During the 2018-19 School year, Seven Oaks will create opportunities for student self-monitoring of learning goals.
Seven Oaks is an engaging, welcoming school that embraces its parent volunteers. Whether it be classroom support, school-wide initiatives or support for family and PTA events, our volunteers are always welcomed and appreciated. To volunteer, call our school at (360) 412-4700 or fill out an application online.
Mission: The mission of Seven Oaks Elementary is to form a partnership of stu- dents, parents, community, and staff to create a caring atmosphere in which each person is entitled to courtesy, respect, and dignity. The staff accepts the responsibility that all children will be challenged to learn and will become successful citizens.
Seven Oaks Building History
Seven Oaks Elementary was built in 1990 on 13.1 acres. It is located at 1800 Seven Oaks Drive SE. In 2007, the boiler was replaced and controls were partially upgraded. HVAC upgrades were made in 2012. The 54,866 square foot building, including 35 instructional spaces and 8 portable classrooms serves preschool through fifth grade. This school is currently eligible for a state-assisted modernization/addition.