About

Mission Statement

Student Success via

Excellence in Education and a

Standards-Based Curriculum

Core Beliefs

Sutton Elementary School staff will work collaboratively in order to attend to the development of the whole child by:

  1. Creating a student-centered environment that is safe, inviting, and engaging.
  2. Establishing high expectations that will.
  3. Delivering a standard-focused curriculum aligned with the Standards and Objectives for WV Schools.
  4. Fostering critical thinking.
  5. Modeling appropriate decision making skills to assist students with making better choices in their everyday lives, in turn, helping them to become productive citizens of the school, the community, the country and the world.
  6. Effectively addressing diverse learning styles, thereby helping all students to show evidence of personal academic growth.
  7. Engaging in continuous learning in order to consistently improve professional practices.

Little Mountaineers Pledge

I pledge today to do my best, in reading, math, and all the rest.
I promise to obey the rules in my class and in my school
I’ll care for myself and others too.
I’ll expect the best in all I do.
I’ll fill a bucket every day by doing things the Little Mountaineer way!

Little Mountaineers (song)

Oh, we’re the Little Mountaineers and we raise a might cheer for Sutton Elementary

Oh, we’re the Little Mountaineers and we raise a might cheer for Sutton Elementary

We’re proud of our school where they teach the golden rule here at Sutton Elementary

The principal is nice and gives us good advice here at Sutton Elementary

The teachers are so fair oh they show us that they care here at Sutton Elementary

The kids here are not rude and the cooks prepare good food here at Sutton Elementary

We learn to read and write so our future will be bright here at Sutton Elementary

We do math and science too oh there’s lots of work to do here at Sutton Elementary

Our playground is so cool we have lots of fun at school here at Sutton Elementary

Oh, we’re the Little Mountaineers and we raise a might cheer for Sutton Elementary

Oh, we’re the Little Mountaineers and we raise a might cheer for Sutton Elementary

We’re proud of our school where they teach the golden rule here at Sutton Elementary

by Elaine Wine