School Information

Learning Counts at Point!
Point Elementary School serves students in preschool through fifth grade and preschool. The school is located at 6790 Telegraph Road, St. Louis, MO 63129. 

Phone: 314-467-5900
Fax: 314-467-5999
Attendance: 314-467-5910

Principal: Dr. Shannon Pike
spike@msdr9.org 

Regular school hours are 8:45 a.m. to 3:35 p.m. On half-day/early release days, students in grades K-5 are dismissed at 12:55 p.m.

Mission
To prepare individual learners for success in life, Point Elementary promotes positive learning in a safe and caring environment. See the Point Mission poster.

Vision
Building leaders of tomorrow

Point School Values
Respectful
Responsible
Safe
Cooperative
Kind

We believe that:
Point School teaches children to become responsible, lifelong learners who are contributing members of society.

Point School provides a friendly, child centered, safe environment that encourages community involvement.

Successful Point students think logically, critically, and independently while making responsible choices and decisions that affect him or her and others.

An effective Point classroom provides meaningful learning opportunities for students with all abilities while allowing students to feel comfortable to take risks.

Point teachers make every child feel valued by recognizing learning styles and adapting curriculum to meet individual student's needs.

The effective Point faculty works collaboratively and engages in continuous professional development. It consists of strong leadership and a variety of teaching styles.

History
The history of Point Elementary School dates back to 1840, when Mrs. Katherine Burg dedicated a room in her farmhouse as a classroom. In the 1870, a one-room stone building was built on the school’s current campus. The bell in front of Point Elementary School is the original school bell from one of the original buildings.

Mascot: Eagles

Colors: Blue and gold

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