Mascot: Escanaba Eskymos
Colors: Orange and Black
The mission of the staff at the Escanaba Upper Elementary School is to educate all students to become competent learners and critical thinkers. Through our inclusive curriculum, we provide an atmosphere, which fosters positive academic achievement according to students' abilities. The Escanaba Upper Elementary School offers opportunities for social and emotional growth enabling students to become appreciative of and responsive to the world.
The Escanaba Upper Elementary School houses nearly 570 students in grades 4, 5, and 6. Professional support staff include: school social workers, a school psychologist, speech therapist, special education teacher consultant, and the intermediate school district staff. Custodians, secretaries, aides, and lunchroom personnel help the building operate in an organized manner. To facilitate our goal to provide all learners with skills, knowledge, and sensitivity for others in an environment enabling each student to reach maximum learning potential while developing a positive self-image, the upper elementary curriculum provides learning experiences in language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, health and physical education, art, music, economics, and technology instruction.