Dear McDowell Families,
Welcome to the 2015-16 school year! McDowell Elementary serves 300 plus students in grades K-5th. We are centrally located inside the city of Taylor. We have 11 general education classrooms, 2 special education self-contained classrooms, 2 learning resource rooms, an in house reading specialist, library, gym, and music room. All of our teaching staff is highly qualified. Addtional staff includes a speech and language teacher, bilingual teacher consultant through Wayne RESA, a special education social worker and a special education psychologist. We are fortunate to have support services from a secretary, academic teaching assistant, school nurse, cooks, maintenance and several lay personnel. Here at McDowell we work together to make the school a safe, and welcoming learning community for all.
This will be another wonderful year with students, families and staff,
News & Announcements
McDowell Spiritwear Orders are due by October 16th. Please go to this website or turn in to the classroom teacher.
REGISTER FOR THE 2015-16 SCHOOL YEAR
MONDAY - FRIDAY
7AM - 3PM
9551 WESTLAKE ROAD
Busy parents can rest assured that our before and after school programs provide tons of fun and learning, all in a safe and convenient place that you already know - your child's school! For further information and registration, follow the link below -
Dates to Remember
October 7 - Official Student Count Day
October 7 - Picture Day
October 8 & 9 - 3rd Grade Field Trip to Petting Farm
October 27 - Watch D.O.G. Kickoff Night 6-7 pm, All Males associated with McDowell Families are encouraged to attend.
October 30 - No School in PM for Grades K - 12 , Halloween Parade
November 3 - No School, Professional Development
November 25 - No School in Pm - 1st Trimester Ends
November 26 & 27 - No School, Thanksgiving Recess
November 30 - No School, Teacher Record Day