Catoma Elementary School
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Combining prevention steps, including having everyone wear a mask correctly, keeping people 6 ft apart, handwashing, cleaning and maintaining healthy environments & contact tracing. Phased school reopening based on community transmission levels. Increased testing. Vaccinating teachers, staff, & the community.
As many MPS families continue, their experience having their child attend school virtually –even parents with experience can use some fresh ideas to start the new school year. Here are proven tips from teachers and parents of virtual school students to help your child get ready!
Dear Parents, Students, and Community:
It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Catoma School website for the 2021-2022 school year. I have had the privilege of serving as principal for the past several years, and I am delighted to continue to share some of our rich history, as well as our current and ongoing efforts to build upon this school's distinguishing legacy and many unique qualities and attributes. Here you will find information about our program of study, the many people who make up our superbly qualified faculty and staff.
Catoma is a warm and friendly environment where a core commitment to academic excellence blends gracefully with equally strong traditions of pursuing excellent in character, and the development of well-rounded young people who thrive on challenges and opportunities in all areas of life.
At the same time Catoma holds itself to the very highest standards of transparency, accountability, and self-improvement. Our faculty and staff demands nothing less and they ensure that Catoma is always on the march toward ever higher plateaus of educational excellence.
Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions you may have about any aspect of what Catoma has to offer, and welcome to our special community.
Mary B. Markham