Wilcox Elementary School

To Know, to Grow, to Care


Elsie H. Wilcox Elementary School is located in central Lihue on the island of Kauai. Wilcox School's 1996-1997 enrollment is 962 students. It is serviced by 49 teachers and 31 classified personnel and 11 certificated/classified support staff. The support staff include: a Students of Limited English Proficiency (SLEP) teacher, a Video Production and Success Compact Resource Teacher, A technology Facilitator and Chorus Teacher, an Internet/Starlab teacher, Librarian/Media Specialist, Librarian Aide, Special Education staff, a Children's Day Transition Center and Art teacher, a Physical Fitness and Education teacher, a Speech Therapist, Communication Aide, Lower and Upper Elementary Counselors, a Parent Community Network Coordinator. District resource personnel housed at the school are Success Compact, SLEP, Speech and A+ After School Program Coordinator.

Technology has changed and influenced the way we live and will continue doing so. In response to the challenge of preparing children for citizenship in a rapidly changing society continuously filled with technological advances and global interdependence, Elsie H. Wilcox has devised this strategic plan.

Elsie H. Wilcox Elementary School's Vision

Elsie H. Wilcox Elementary will nurture active lifelong learners and prepare them to be responsible, contributing members of society and active global citizens who can use technology as a tool to shape their community and their lives.

Wilcox Elementary's Philosophy:

We believe:

LEARNING is an on-going process A LEARNER is one who acquires knowledge through multi-sensory experiences.

The High Tech Student

A graphic chart of the technology experiences offered to each child at Wilcox Elementary School.