Our small school has a big heart. We are a "family". Nestled in a quiet East Side neighborhood, Eastern Heights Elementary celebrates inclusion of the rich cultural diversity of our students and their families each day. Teachers here know there’s no one-size-fits-all approach to education, so we focus on Restorative Practices, Culturally Relevant Teaching, and Integrating Technology into our academic instruction to Personalize Learning for each child. More...
SAVE THE DATES!!! Upcoming Family Events at Eastern Heights
Family Multicultural and Literacy Night- A night to celebrate ALL of the diverse cultures in your school and to highlight cultural diversity in literacy in your children’s learning.Thursday, January 24, 2019 5:30-7:30 pm
NAAPID- National African American Parent Involvement Day- A day to celebrate ALL families and to welcome all into classrooms to see how scholars learn every day. A day to celebrate African American History and Heritage and to share time together as a whole community. Monday, February 11, 2019 9:30am- 4:30pm (Assembly and Classrooms) and... 5:30- 7:30 pm (Bring your own dinner and enjoy culturally relevant films for all ages)
Family STEAM Night- (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math)- Fill your Passport as you try all of the great activities highlighting these subjects. Learn how your children learn!) Thursday, April 18, 2019 5:30-7:30 pm
At Eastern Heights each person has gifts and talents, is peaceful and kind and is here to learn! We are a Restorative Community at school, at home and in our community. We are very excited about our growing implementation of Restorative Practices as we support our community of learners small and tall, through building strong relationships, responding to challenges with Restorative Impulse, and developing our Social Emotional competencies.
Community Voices Circles- Join us Tuesdays from 5:00-5:30 pm: A restorative space to have a voice in your school, sharing, questions, open dialogue conversations about hopes and dreams for your children, your families, your school, your community.
We Want To Know: Take our anonymous surveys about Eastern Heights linked below
Family Voices 2018-19 How Family Friendly Is Our School? A Welcoming Environment?
Family Voices 2018-19 How Culturally Responsive/ Relevant is Our School? (Race, Ethnicity, Culture, Language, Gender, Ability, Class...)