Four Heroes

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Four Heroes Elementary School 2019-20

John Mitchell,
Principal 3230 85th St S, Lakewood WA 98499 • 253-583-5340
Fax: 253-583-5348 • Attendance: 253-583-5341

Vision and Mission

Our Mission

We are committed, without excuses or exceptions, to the academic and social success of our students so they will be contributing citizens and college and career ready.

Our Vision

The Four Heroes staff, in partnership with families and the community, provides quality educational and social opportunities for every child.

We are a community of learners who hold high expectations for achievement and who continuously celebrate individual and collective successes.

Through dedication and compassion, we empower each child to become a successful, responsible, and productive citizen in a diverse and changing world.

Washington Report Cards Available

Washington State report cards provide school data at the state, school district and school building level. The report cards may be downloaded from the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction website here or by contacting the school at the number listed above.

District Mission

The mission of Clover Park School District is to ensure each child learns what he or she needs to know to succeed and contribute to the community.

Parent and Community Involvement

Parent and community engagement is key to student success. All parents, family and community members are invited to be involved in our school. We offer a variety of ways for interested individuals to support our students. Some examples include joining our parent organization, volunteer tutoring, chaperoning field trips, serving as a site council member and helping with school special events. Please contact us at the above number to learn more about getting involved with our school.

School Improvement Plan

Four Heroes Elementary has outlined data-driven School Improvement Plan (SIP) goals related to the Clover Park School District Improvement Plan (DIP) goals.

DIP Goal 1: Prepare all students for college and career readiness by increasing academic achievement and closing the gaps in achievement and college readiness. English Language Arts (ELA); Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM); College and Career Readiness (CTE)

  • By June 2020, Four Heroes Elementary will increase the overall ELA proficiency from 32.6% to 50% as measured by SBA.
  • By June 2020, Four Heroes Elementary will increase the overall math proficiency from 26.3% to 50% as measured by SBA.
  • By June 2020, Four Heroes Elementary will increase 5th grade science proficiency from 29% to 40% as measured by WCAS.  

DIP Goal #2: Increase engagement and communication with families to ensure equitable inclusion of all subgroups. 

  • By June 2020, Four Heroes will increase the amount of after school family engagement opportunities from five (5) events to seven (7) events throughout the school year.

DIP Goal #3: Create a culture of supportive learning environments for students and staff.

  • By June 2020, 100% of Four Heroes staff will implement the MTSS Tier I trauma-responsive practices created in conjunction David Lewis.

Facility Use and Condition

Our school is used throughout the school year during non-school hours by parents, community organizations and recreation groups. A facility use application is required for use of our facility and can be obtained by calling 253-583-7354. The general condition of our school is rated as excellent per the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction scoring guidelines.


2019-20 Clover Park School District Budget

Basic Education - $111,508,030 (50.8%)
Special Education - $33,534,087 (15.3%)
CTE - $5,594,936 (2.5%)
Other Education Programs - $25,364,650 (11.5%)
Community Services - $522,191 (0.2%)
Transportation - $7,984,583 (3.6%)
Food Services - $6,659,720 (3%)
Districtwide Support - $28,472,099 (13%)