Key's School Pledge

I am smart,
I will use my ears to listen,
I will help my classmates with my hands and heart,
I will use words that are honest and kind,
I own the power inside me to make good choices,
Today, I choose to make it a great day at Key.

Principal's Message

The Francis Scott Key faculty and staff are committed to providing a quality learning experience for every child every day. To that end, we strive to utilize effective and current teaching strategies to enable all students to achieve academic and social success and become productive citizens. 
If you have any questions, suggestions or concerns please do not hesitate to contact me.

Doug Howard, Principal


Francis Scott Key Elementary School will empower students to become life-long learners and positive citizens by utilizing life skills to make good choices.


In parternship with parents, students, and community, Francis Scott Key Elementary School will...
    • ensure success for every student,
    • provide an effective instructional program,
    • strengthen productive partnerships in education.


• We will ensure that all students are reading on grade level by the end of third grade.
• We will develop community partnerships to support academic excellence.
• We will engage parents to help students achieve.

Core Values

• Professional Collaboration
• Parent and Community Involvement
• Accountability
• Integrity
• Respect