Windmill Springs is a school rich in heritage and community pride, serving about 450 diverse students in grades TK through 8. We believe all students are leaders of their future and work to supporting them in finding their genius. Change starts with ourselves so we reflect on what is in our circle of control and how we can move our vision.
Windmill Springs's Mission Statement
Windmill Springs is a safe community where everyone explores, imagines, and grows to become compassionate, extraordinary leaders.
As a Leader In Me school, we are working to create empowered students who are leaders of their own learning. We model and teach the 7 habits daily.
2-Begin with the End in Mind
3-Put First Things First
5-Seek First to Understand, Then to be Understood
7-Sharpen the Saw
Windmill Springs is home to three SDC classrooms that serve students with autism. We are proud to give our students the opportunity to experience different perspectives. Some students will have the chance to mentor students with autism while they mainstream. This gives our students a unique experience that they learn from and reflect on for years to come.
In the fall of 2019, Windmill will be home to the Bay area's first Dual language Vietnamese classrooms. We will be starting with 2 kindergarten classrooms where students will spend 50% of the day learning in Vietnamese and 50% of the day learning in English.
We love to host activities that include families. We have an annual family barbecue, Stories Under the Stars, and many more community events. These events help strengthen relationships between the school family and the home family.