Roundup Central School has a long-standing history for providing local students with a quality education. Most recently, in 2009, the school was recognized as a National Title I Distinguished School. This award was based on making Annual Yearly Progress (AYP) for over two years in a row. That same year the school was nominated as a National Blue Ribbon School. Also, in 2009 Education Northwest, formally known as Northwest Educational Laboratories did afeature article on the school that was published in their magazine NorthwestEducation (http://educationnorthwest.org/resource/675).In both 2009 and 2010 the principal of the school served on a discussion panelpresented by Education Northwest that examined turnaround schools.
Today Central School serves approximately 320 students ingrades K-6. These students are taught by a staff of approximately 24 certifiedteachers and specialist. Support staffincludes 17 classroom/school and instructional aides, two office personnel, a fourmember housekeeping/custodial staff, and a five member cooking staff. All staffmembers at Central School strive in their individual areas to make the learningexperience of students, both meaningful and positive.
Central School is a Community of Leaders and Learners.
The mission of the Central School community
is to build a strong foundation
for lifelong learning that maximizes
individual potential in a respectful,
Learning starts today and lasts a lifetime.
Students will come to class prepared,
having both necessary materials
and an attitude to learn.