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Distance Learning Instruction will take place for all students beginning Monday, March 30th through Monday, May 4th. Communication will continue to be sent as the district receives information from the Governor.

The Fitness and Aquatic Center will be closed starting Monday, March 16 until further notice. Members, please watch emails for further communication. If you are not receiving email notifications from the FAC, please email us at fitandaqua@isd721.org to get signed up for notifications.

About Our School

Philosophy

Raven Stream Elementary School, in partnership with students, parents, and community, is committed to creating a safe, nurturing environment that instills in every student, a passion for life-long learning, while striving to achieve their maximum potential to become a contributing member in our complex and changing society.

Mission Statement

Our school community strives to achieve the following principles:

  • To create a safe and friendly environment where each individual student's academic and social needs can be met.
  • To be aware of all aspects of a child's development.
  • To relate real life experiences to all curriculum.
  • To emphasize hands-on learning as vital to a child's learning.
  • To use technology and a variety of teaching materials.
  • To create opportunities for discussion among children, and between children and adults.
  • To utilize cooperative small group activities to support learning and to provide an opportunity for social and emotional development.
  • To promote reading, writing, communication, problem solving, and mathematics which are essential for success in our changing society.
  • To assist children as they continue to develop self-control and a sense of responsibility for their actions.
  • To nurture and strengthen the child's development in attitude, behavior, and responsibility through the use of positive modeling and high expectations.

To support the belief system above, a variety of delivery systems are employed to address the diverse learning styles of children.