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Winchell Elementary


Vision Statement
At Winchell Elementary School, our vision is for a learning environment that prepares every student to be
well-equipped to successfully access higher education.



Mission Statement
All students must leave Winchell Elementary School at or above grade level in the core content areas of
reading, writing,mathematics, science and social studies and be prepared to use their education to be productive citizens. Our
priorities include: A focus on the student as an individual, an atmosphere of emotional and physical safety;
achievement at the highest levels; self-confidence and self-esteem; strong character; and active participation in
the community. Through our collaboration with families and our greater community, we strive to create a
powerful, flexible and innovative culture of learning. 



Winchell R.O.C.K.S.

R espectful: to ourselves, each other, and our environment.
utstanding Individuals: value yourself as a person and always do your personal best.
C ooperative: working together.
K ind: understanding and caring for others.
S afe: free from hurt, injury, danger, or risk.


View our Parent Handbook.

 

Check out the PTO Website.

 

Accelerated Reader Book Finder:
https://www.arbookfind.com/UserType.aspx



Click here to see school breakfast and lunch menus.

 

Contact:

Michael Hughes, Principal

Karen Strobel, Secretary

Phone:

(269) 337-0780

Location:

2316 Winchell Ave.

Kalamazoo, MI 49008

Hours:
Full day:
8:50 a.m. – 3:50 p.m.

Half day:
8:50 a.m. – 12 p.m.


 

 

Accelerated Reader Update
Winchell in the News

 

Winchell adds kindness to its curriculum with a Kindness Week in 2017. The effort continues today with the Reminder to be Kinder community giving program. Read more about the effort. http://bit.ly/2xOCxa2

 

Winchell students learned about books from the inside out with a special collaboration with the Kalamazoo Book Arts Center. They made paper, studied print making and learned book binding. Read more. http://bit.ly/2yxvciE