About Lookout Mountain Elementary
All schools in the Washington Elementary School District are committed to achieving excellence for every child, every day, every opportunity.
Lookout Mountain Elementary School's curriculum is fully aligned with State Standards. Lookout Mountain School provides students the opportunity to experience a high-quality education with a focus on academic achievement in a positive, nurturing setting through a focus on the Community of Caring values of respect, responsibility, caring, trust, and family. Student needs are met through a variety of grade-level groupings and a pull-out or inclusion model for students receiving services in learning disabled resources, reading intervention, and gifted education. Art, music, and PE are provided for all grade levels. All stakeholders are given a voice in decision-making through a work-team approach in facilitating site-based management.
Lookout Mountain was named a 2020 Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.
The mission of Lookout Mountain Elementary community: engagement, enrichment, and excellence - because we all grow up here. Philosophically, we believe in an eclectic approach based on child-centered educational experiences. By focusing on what is best for the students and their academic progress, we, as a learning community, will make the best decisions possible for the children at Lookout Mountain School. What makes a truly great school is the creation of a collaborative workplace in which everyone feels welcome in assisting with the process of educating children.