Important Facts about Calvert
Calvert Elementary School
1925 Marvell Drive
School (281) 985-6360
Fax (281) 985-6364
Highlight of our school: O.V. "Shorty" Calvert
Elementary School opened in the fall of 1990 and is located in northeast
Houston. Calvert is one of 68 campuses in the Aldine Independent School
District. Calvert serves students in grades kindergarten through fourth
grade. Our ethnic composition includes: 29% African-American, 67%
Hispanic, 2% Anglo and 1%other. Calvert is a mandatory school uniform campus.
Mission Statement: Calvert Elementary is a team of
teachers, parents, students, and volunteers in the community, working
together to prepare each student academically and socially to be a
responsible citizen, critical thinker and problem solver while fostering
a positive self-image. We believe all students can learn and that
"Together We Can Make It Happen!"
School and Student Distinctions: Calvert students and teachers have a history of success! The Texas Education Agency has named our school a State Exemplary Campus for 2009-10. Other T.E.A. Acknowledgements include: Title 1 Honored School and Title 1 Commended School.
Academic Focus: Calvert is committed to producing "The
Nation's Best!" Our team aims toward preparing students for literacy in
Writing, Reading, Math and Technology. During instruction, students are
guided through integrated and interactive activities. Discovery while
learning is encouraged. Students are prepared for careers in a multi-cultural society. Positive self-esteem is instilled in the children as they communicate what they have learned.