Koa prides itself on providing excellence in education for all students. Our dedicated staff is here to serve all families and to help every student achieve his or her absolute best every single day. At Koa Elementary School, we are steadfast in our development of the whole child. Koalas climb academically, socially, and emotionally. Fostering this growth in all areas will allow our koalas to achieve great success beyond this school year.
Blue Ribbon Lighthouse School of Distinction
Red Carpet Award for Excellent Customer Service
Chestnut Elementary School for Science and Engineering is an engaging and respectful learning environment that focuses on providing a nurturing and collaborative learning environment that meets the needs of ALL students for the world today and tomorrow. The students are immersed in learning that is real-world and career-connected - a bridge that will make learning purposeful and meaningful, as well as provide them the tools for success for their future. It is through these commitments and unique learning opportunities, that the students of Chestnut Elementary School for Science and Engineering will become productive members of society and able to cope with an ever-changing world.
Neptune Elementary provides challenging and engaging standards-based instruction through data driven decisions, collaboration, problem solving, and a shared vision for success. Neptune Elementary supports an environment of trust, respect, communication, and commitment with a growth mind-set and high expectations. Every Child, Every Chance, Every Day!
Poinciana Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA) is an arts-integrated elementary school and has been recognized by the State of Florida as an Arts Model School. The students are allowed to develop their talent and skills in the fine arts. PAFA produces several shows each year for the school and community showcasing their talent. In addition to the special areas, many of the classroom teachers have been formally trained on how to integrate the arts into core subjects. The administration is proud to have a diverse student population, and embraces inclusion at the school. Each day, the staff and faculty works to live up to the school's motto “We are ALL Stars!”
As the global economy continues to change with the introduction of new technology, career paths, and avenues of communication, we have the opportunity and responsibility to train our brains to think in the most innovative way possible. At Deerwood Elementary School of Innovation, young scholars will be exposed to future-forward pathways through the lens of STEAM(Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics). Scholars will use the critical thinking, literacy, technology, and collaboration skills acquired to become the next generation ready to choose their future pathway of Enrollment, Enlistment, Employment, or Exploration. Deerwood Innovation Scholars will be prepared to head to the next step of their education journey with background knowledge including but not limited to flight principles, manufacturing, electricity, nutrition, and ecology.