We will inspire growth and achieve excellence by building relationships with students, families and the community.
We are committed to embracing diversity, encouraging a growth mindset, and establishing high expectations for all.
The 4Bs at Colina:
At Colina, we remind children:
THINK before you speak.
Are your words: T - True; H - Helpful;
I - Inspiring; N - Necessary; K - Kind
The Colina STEM Teacher Team, in conjunction with input from the staff, developed a three year plan as a guide to increase inquiry based STEM instruction in the classroom. The goal of the plan is to provide teachers the time and opportunities for planning and implementing STEM learning successfully across the school.
Playworks partners with schools to design curriculum and activities that offer play opportunities during recess and lunch. Trained coaches work with schools to introduce games into the playground that are inclusive to everyone while teaching teamwork, conflict mediation, leadership skills and social skills.
WATCH D.O.G.S. (Dads Of Great Students) is an innovative father involvement, educational initiative of the National Center For Fathering.