MISSION STATEMENT: "Educating Today's Children for Tomorrow's World!"
The staff of Gearing Elementary School believes that:
• school exists for the education of all children.
• school plays a major role in the future life success of all students.
• staff should conduct themselves as professionals. It is our responsibility to model and promote positive behavior within a supportive and safe environment.
• children are at the heart of everything we do. Our practice should reflect their best interest.
• staff must collaborate to implement effective instructional strategies that ensure student learning.
• staff must monitor individual student progress toward intended outcomes with a commitment to provide support and intervention to ensure all students learn.
• character is important. We help shape a child’s character.
• our school must partner with members of our community to provide an optimal educational experience for our students
Gearing Elementary School School Facts
200 N. Carney Drive
St. Clair, MI 48079
MAIN OFFICE: 810-676-1650
ATTENDANCE LINE: 810-676-1666
Lynda G. Crandall, Principal
Susan Johnson, Secretary
Michelle Ross, Office Paraprofessional
Linda Bruckner, School Social Worker
Half day school hours:
Kindergarten-5th: 8:45 a.m. - 12:07 p.m.
Early Childhood: 8:45 a.m. - 11:24 a.m.
Full day school hours:
Grades K-5: 8:45 a.m. - 3:38 p.m.
Early Childhood A.M. Session: 8:45 a.m. - 11:24 a.m.
Early Childhood P.M. Session: 12:50 a.m. - 3:29 p.m.
School Color: GREEN
School Mascot: GATOR
School Safety Drills
DIRECTIONS TO GEARING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Take I-94 east towards Port Huron, exit at the St. Clair exit. Turn right.
You will be on Fred Moore Highway (32 mile road). Head east towards St. Clair about 10-12 miles. At the traffic light, turn left on Carney Drive.
You will be heading north. Pass the McDonald's on the east side of the street towards the 4-way stop.
Proceed north through the 4-way stop about 1/4 of a mile. Gearing Elementary is on the east side of Carney.
The address is 200 N. Carney Drive, St. Clair, MI 48079.