When you visit Conn-West Elementary School, you will see that our students come first! Our goal is to create a school that is welcoming, student-centered, focused on high academic standards and supports the developmental and social well being of students.
Conn-West Elementary School is located at High Grove Road at 10th and 11th streets in Grandview, Missouri.
We embrace diversity and work to ensure that students are placed in classes to balance the learning environment with a variety of student abilities and learning styles. Our school proudly serves more than 400 students. We have more than 40 staff members, that include 32 teachers and 12 support staff, who are dedicated to working with our students .
The student demographics at Conn-West Elementary School are 61% African-American, 14% Caucasian, 18% Hispanic, .07% Asian, Indian or other minority backgrounds.
We follow school-wide procedures, embrace our Cougar Commitments, celebrate Cougars of Character, model our Cougar Pledge and promote our 3R’s (Respectful, Responsible and Ready to Learn). In addition, we know that parents/guardians are the child’s first teacher, so we value parental input and support and work with our parents to provide the best possible education for our students.
Our school has been fully accredited throughout its history. In 2016 Conn West Elementary received an Annual Performance Report (APR) of 97.1%, which puts the school within 'Accredited with Distinction' status.
The mission of Conn‐West Elementary is to provide a safe,caring environment where staff, parents and community work collaboratively to create a student-centered school climate that fosters citizenship and academic excellence for all students.