Julia Green is a K-5 elementary school in the Metro Nashville Public School District, and is an International Baccalaureate World School.
Each morning, students begin their day by reciting the Julia Green character pledge:
"I will show that I am a person of character. I will be responsible, respectful, trustworthy, caring, and fair to myself and to others. I will strive to be a good citizen throughout the day."
The mission of Julia Green Elementary School is to create a foundation that encourages compassion, tolerance, integrity, and a commitment to learning.
It is the vision of Julia Green Elementary School to work in partnership with family and community to create and maintain a safe, positive, diverse, and challenging learning environment. Julia Green strives to prepare each child socially, emotionally, and academically to achieve their fullest potential. Julia Green seeks to educate responsible citizens as part of the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program.
It is the goal of Julia Green Elementary School to:
Prepare each child to achieve his or her maximum potential in all subject areas and related arts by providing a rigorous and relevant curriculum, based on dis-aggregated assessment data.
Recognize the different ways students can learn, and utilizing various resources and teaching strategies to accommodate individual learning styles.
Utilize inquiry-based, trans-disciplinary lessons to develop critical thinking and problem solving skills essential for higher-level learning.
Promote good citizenship by modeling and developing responsible, respectful behavior, as established through the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program.
Encourage and facilitate parental involvement in the education of students by maintaining effective communication between school and home.