2016-2017 School Hours
Doors Open - 7:45am
Breakfast – 7:45-8:20am
Classes Begin - 8:30am
Classes Dismissed - 3:30pm
Kinder - 11:20-11:45
1st Grade - 11:15-11:45
2nd-3rd Grade - 12:00-12:25
4th-5th Grade - 12:45-1:10
Kinder – 11:45-12:05
1st Grade – 11:40-12:00
2nd-3rd Grade – 12:25-12:45
4th-5th Grade – 1:10-1:30
DPS Mission Statement
Duncan Public Schools is committed to a tradition of excellence where students learn in engaging environments which foster empowerment, service,and lifelong learning.
The mission of Emerson Elementary is every child every day achieves at their highest potential, mastering grade level state standards. We assess student learning on an ongoing and consistent basis. We also recognize the uniqueness of each individual child and provide a quality education specific to their needs.
Every student is a good responsible citizen. This is accomplished in an environment of trust and respect that fosters positive attitudes toward self, others, work, and responsible citizenship.
Emerson staff, students, parents, and communities commit to providing a comprehensive system of support to ensure success.
As you enter Emerson Elementary you will see staff, students, and parents who believe that all students can learn and achieve. We believe our school's vision is to:
- Have mutual respect among parents, students, and staff.
- Open communication.
- Provide a safe and well maintained environment.
- Have high expectations and shared responsibility to empower students to accept responsibility for their learning.
- Clearly establish goals as a bridge to their career path.