Taylor-White Elementary

Learning Today and Leading Tomorrow

Address: 476 Eliza Jordan Road, Mobile, AL 36608

Phone: 251-221-1465

Website: www.taylorwhiteelementary.com

Principal: Sonia Andrews, sandrews@mcpss.com

Students: 415

About the school: Taylor-White Elementary opened in 2013 to address the growing population in West Mobile. Taylor-White is in a strong community with thriving parental support.

Students have won awards in the MCPSS Film Festival and Math Team Competition. The faculty and staff believe that learning should be fun and meaningful, and they work to motivate and engage students through a variety of instructional styles and activities.

Taylor-White's Beliefs and Vision:

  1. Students’ academic, social, and emotional development is the chief priority and must be fostered in a safe, positive, and supportive learning environment.

  2. Educators, school staff, students, parents, and the community must collaborate to share the responsibility to ensure that all students become confident, life-long learners.

  3. Students are capable of achieving the values of good citizenship, self-discipline, and self-direction, which are the foundations for pride in self, school, community, and country.

  4. Each student is respected for his or her uniqueness and must be provided with differentiated and individualized instruction to meet his or her personal needs, achievements, and goals.

  5. Students have the potential to develop an understanding and appreciation for diversity in society.

  6. Students can be successful when provided with a variety of instructional approaches, with the goal of becoming successful citizens of the future

  7. Technology is fundamental to a successful education that prepares students to meet the challenges of an ever-changing society.

Taylor-White is a school that supports learning for all students. As a cohesive team, we can ensure that all students have the skills necessary to be lifelong learners that are productive citizens of society.