Mission & Belief

The mission of the Thelma L. Sandmeier School is to provide a safe, challenging, and supportive learning environment that meets the academic and social needs of every child.  We foster the development of good character and a passion for lifelong learning so that our children become responsible, caring citizens who contribute to a global society.

We believe in…

  • providing a common core of learning that empowers our children with knowledge, skills, and understanding to make a positive contribution to the global society.
  • developing an understanding of the responsibility of being involved citizens of a school, community, state, country, and the world.
  • giving our students a variety of opportunities to be exposed to diverse experiences that enrich and extend the intermediate elementary school program.
  • maintaining an effective system of communication and collaboration between all members of the school community and the community at large.
  • supporting a well qualified staff that engages in ongoing professional development which incorporates best practices to meet the diverse needs of all students.
  • incorporating a variety of assessments utilized on an ongoing basis to monitor both school progress and individual student progress in achieving the core content standards.
Contact Us
Thelma L. Sandmeier Elementary School
666 South Springfield Avenue
Springfield, NJ 07081
Phone:973-376-1025 x3497