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Kate Schenck
Elementary School

101 Kate Schenck Ave.
San Antonio, Texas  78223

Phone: (210) 438-6865
Fax: (210) 228-3062

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Schenck Carnival

April 7th





Be at school everyday
Be your best
Be ready
Be successful



Bibliotech Digital Library

Free resources!Cool



3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade

STAAR Testing 

May 8th and 9th


Please remember to check

 and sign your child's maroon

communication folder EVERY




Be at school by 

7:50 for a free
breakfast served
in your classroom. 
Breakfast is
cleaned up at 
8:05am sharp
so our instructional
day can begin!



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Principal - Mrs. Donna Finch

Assistant Principal - Ms. Stacey Lewis

SAISD Mission Statement and Core Beliefs

Our primary purpose of improving lives through a quality education is driven by an unrelenting determination to graduate all of our students and prepare them for success in higher education. Our ideology is reflected in our fundamental beliefs, commitments and core values that guide us in our daily practices.

Our Mission Statement

To graduate all of our students and prepare them for success in higher education.

Our Core Beliefs and CommitmentsIn SAISD we believe:

  • Every student can learn and achieve at high levels.

  • - We will make all decisions based on attaining student achievement at or above grade level.
  • We are responsible for the education and safety of every student.

  • - We will ensure that all decisions, actions and resource allocations are made in the best interest of the students.
    - We will ensure a safe learning and working environment for all students and employees.
  • We are responsible for the efficient and effective operation of the school system.

  • - We will ensure fiscal responsibility to the taxpayers of the District.
  • Everyone should be treated with respect.

  • - We will ensure a high level of professionalism, customer service and respect for everyone.
    - We will lead by example.
  • People support what they help create.

  • - We will maintain the collaborative process for decision-making.

Our Core Values

In order to achieve our goals and attain our commitments we expect the following values to guide the behavior of all employees:
• Student Centered
• High Expectations
• Commitment
• Passion
• Integrity
• Respect
• Teamwork