Montevideo Elementary School - Facility Needs Assessment and Plan
Montevideo Elementary School is located in the city of Mission Viejo, educating students from kindergarten through 6th grade. The school opened its doors in 1973. It houses a diverse community of learners committed to become leaders of the 21st century. They pride themselves as being a highly inclusive community that embraces differences. At Montevideo they have a specialized academic instruction (SAI) program for autism that is integrated within their school. The children at Montevideo are very accepting of all children of various abilities and needs.
The Montevideo staff is focused on providing an engaging environment with innovative lessons that challenge all students to reach their full potential. The school has integrated either chrome books or i-Pads into every classroom. They are currently developing a new STEAM lab for students to become more proficient with the NGSS science standards.
The scholars at Montevideo strive to ROCK every day being Responsible, Optimistic, Courageous, and Kind.
The Master Planners met with Monteviedo's administration, teachers, parents and students to identify the school's facilities needs. An evaluation of the site was also performed by the architects and engineers. Listed below are the notes and meeting dates that have been held at Montevideo so far.