Your Neighborhood School in East Camden
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McGraw is a K-5 elementary school in East Camden serving 340 students and their families.
We’re among the top ten schools in Camden for math proficiency (grades 3-8). When it comes to reading, Mastery K-2 students in Camden are surpassing reading growth expectations and students in grades 3-5 are growing faster than their peers nationally.
Elementary school at Mastery is just the starting point. We proudly offer academic excellence from crayons to cap and gown! Our students have the opportunity to automatically attend our East Camden Middle School, then Mastery High School of Camden, giving them a full K-12 Mastery experience.
At McGraw, we believe all of our students have greatness within. With love and high expectations, we support them in finding their own paths to success.
Stop by and visit us any time!
- Among the top ten schools in Camden for math proficiency
- K-2 students are surpassing reading growth expectations as measured by a national assessment (F&P)*
- Students in grades 3-5 are growing faster than their peers nationally in Reading (MAP)*
- Two teachers in K-2 Literacy classes
* across the Mastery Schools of Camden network
- Play in K & 1st helps students learn social-emotional skills like self-awareness, empathy and conflict resolution
- Art, physical education, recess and Spanish
- Weekly community meetings and Student Recognition Awards
We offer free aftercare until 6 p.m. and a a variety of after-school activities and clubs, including:
- Tutoring, Art Club, Board Games Club, Choir, Doubledutch Club, Girls Book Club, Homework Club, Monarch Dance, Robotics Club, Football
We also partner with several community groups to bring fun, unique opportunities to students.
- My Daughter’s Kitchen teaches students how to cook healthy meals
- Settlement Music Group teaches students how to sing and play instruments
- Campbell’s Soup – 4th graders participate in their Cooking Matters program and 5th graders participate in their Career Ambassadors program
- Monthly events for families
- Muffins with Mom
- Donuts with Dad
- Father-Daughter Dance
- Student Achievement Banquets
- African American History Assembly
- Hispanic Heritage Festival
- Math Game Family Night
We also host activities and workshops to give parents tips and tricks to help their children with their schoolwork.
Life at McGrawView Gallery
Jim Sheward, Chair
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