What We Like About Sugar Creek

What We Like About Sugar Creek
Posted on 08/23/2016
Sugar Creek 60 Anniversary









Our list of what we like about Sugar Creek

By the staff of Sugar Creek Elementary School


  • I like how staff pitches in to help our students.
  • I like the fact that teachers are appreciated for their strengths and given the opportunity to teach using those talents.
  • I am proud of how much work we put into teaching our students about expectations.
  • Supportive environment
  • Lots of opportunities to work with other people and team.
  • The teacher-student atmosphere is valued greatly and is easily shown throughout the school.
  • Friendly people
  • Principal who knows all the students and cares about staff.
  • Teamwork of all staff members and willingness to work together
  • Dedicated staff
  • I like the people
  • How nice the people are to each other
  • Everyone is very helpful and friendly. (Great atmosphere!)
  • We try new things (iPads one-to-one, PBIS, Kid Talks, ect.)
  • Staff that smiles
  • Welcoming to all
  • Great thinkers! Wonderful ideas to help kids and each other!
  • Happy kids – Love all the returning smiles
  • The kids! I love working with ELL students (and all students) but there is something special about kiddos speaking/learning a 2nd language.
  • I like how friendly and welcoming Sugar Creek has been.
  • I like how the whole school has rules.
  • Positive attitudes of staff and students
  • Willingness to get involved in activities outside of normal work day.
  • The amount of diversity this school has
  • The excitement that all teachers have for students
  • Being part of a great team
  • Students enjoy being here and look happy in the halls
  • Staff is great
  • I love that so many teachers are on the same page with PBIS and behavior!
  • We really try to reach every child and help them succeed!
  • All of the staff is great, wonderful and positive. Not to mention helpful!
  • The atmosphere is positive, safe and it is a great place to be.
  • Our Diligent Related Arts Staff
  • The helpfulness of ALL staff!
  • Resources for our students!
  • Technology – Smartboards, iPads, computers
  • We keep our staff updated with what is out “in the real world”
  • The amazing staff – positive school climate
  • The support we give to one another and our students
  • We are always reflecting on ways in which we can better serve students.
  • Lots of collaboration between teachers to meet student needs. We are always trying to improve, despite the extra effort and time that it takes.
  • Most of us are flexible and willing to accommodate others – makes everyone’s lives more pleasant and easier.
  • All the helpful and friendly staff make this job so enjoyable.
  • There are so many happy and well behaved students. Awesome!!
  • Teachers who truly care.
  • The kindness of our staff.
  • The multicultural nature of our students.
  • The staff is outstanding; caring, supportive, funny!
  • Kids are always the highest priority.
  • Staff members that work hard and actually enjoy working together.
  • Student focused
  • Classic, vintage elementary school building.
  • Always the staff!
  • The people – everyone is so kind, thoughtful, helpful – just WONDERFUL
  • For being the oldest building in the district it sure looks pretty darn good!
  • People are willing to try new things!!
  • Families are very supportive of staff!
  • Friendly teachers (caring)
  • Helpful staff
  • The staff treats each other with respect and smiles often at one another.
  • The principal listens to ideas from the staff and takes them to heart.
  • We have an incredible staff and everyone worked hard moving their classroom!!
  • We have a “master” principal – You already were – it’s just official now.
  • PBIS- having a common language to use school wide.
  • Great resources to use – including people!
  • Collegiality –Staff working together to benefit all students
  • Sense of community
  • Feeling of support and family for each other as colleagues
  • Being so positive about our students
  • I work with the best teachers and staff anywhere! The all work together and really care about kids.
  • The support staff
  • The willingness to collaborate outside of classrooms
  • Enjoy that there is a team of support staff in the office to problem solve about students.
  • Most incredible staff- hard working, kind, fun
  • Feels like family
  • The caring staff
  • I love the students and teachers at Sugar Creek
  • I am proud to say I am a teacher at Sugar Creek
  • Positive staff who you know really care about the kids and their coworkers
  • A principal, who listens, understands and accommodates.
  • The Staff!
  • The Students!
  • The amazing staff – everyone is so welcoming and willing/wanting to help!!
  • Our diversity – students and staff
  • Sense of community
  • Colleagues working together