About Arcadia Elementary

  • Arcadia is located in a quiet, secluded neighborhood and has a tradition of high standards for academic achievement and safety. Arcadia offers PEEP (Great Start Readiness Program for 4 year olds) and a full-day kindergarten experience. As a bilingual center, the school welcomes students from over a dozen countries. In addition, Communities In Schools of Kalamazoo partners with Western Michigan University and other community agencies to provide Arcadia with student tutors, mentors, and counselors.

    Mission Statement

    Reaching for the stars, feet planted in the present, with an eye on the future. Many languages, many opportunities, because when students rise, we all rise. Arcadia provides diversified learning experiences to ensure high achievement for all students in a safe and caring learning environment.


    Arcadia Expectations

    S   Set goals and put in effort

    T   Practice Teamwork

    A   Act with kindness and respect

    R   Be Responsible

    S   Be Safe