To provide a safe environment and challenging curriculum which will enable all students to become independent life-long learners and responsible citizens.
Nicholas Elementary has high expectations for students. Teachers work as a team to encourage students to be independent learners and use a variety of small group methods to develop problem-solving skills, cooperation, and higher-level thinking skills. Teacher use the GLAD method of teacher to get students to work together. The staff works closely with parents and other community members to be responsive to the needs of students and the community.Accountability Report Accountability reports are available from the SCUSD Web site.