Welcome to our MCES website. My name is Nekita Johnson. It is a pleasure to serve as principal. At Mercer County Elementary, we will
Provide high-quality curriculum and instruction in an effective, supportive, and safe learning environment that enables the students to meet Kentucky’s academic standards.
Make available on a regular basis information on our programs and the content students will learn each year.
Send home information on student progress on a regular basis. Specifically, we will provide formal reports at midterms and at the end of every 9 weeks.
Hold conferences will all families
The following characteristics will also be evident at MCES:
Positive Learning Culture:
an environment of respect and rapport — teacher-student and student-student
belief in the ability of every student to learn and achieve
dedication to the learning opportunities and support needed for each student to learn
Understanding of the Science of Learning:
recognition and response to individual student needs and interests
activities, lessons, and assessments are congruent with the Kentucky Academic Standards
students the expectations for learning
students are actively engaged in learning
teachers and students use effective questioning and discussion techniques that are grade level appropriate
monitoring of student learning with formative and summative assessments
timely feedback provided to students along with multiple opportunities to learn
access to grade level curriculum is provided for all students
Communication with Families:
information about grade level instruction and ways to be engaged
information about the child’s strengths and areas for growth
information about child’s progress
Please contact the school if you have any questions.