Arthur Hapgood Elementary School values instructional programs that challenge all students academically. Every
aspect of the Hapgood program is designed from research-based models and supported by highly qualified teachers.
Our dedicated staff can and will instruct with high expectations while providing support to meet the academic needs of
each of our students.
We envision our school as a community of staff, students and parents fully developed as respectful, responsible, and
highly successful global learners. We strive to provide an environment where students are exposed to 21st Century
Skills required to be career and college ready.
Hapgood will provide every student with instruction that:
• Consistently uses engaging, effective instructional strategies/practices to teach the California State Board
adopted Common Core State Standards
• Emphasizes building a healthy self-concept, individual accountability, cultural pride, academic success, and
• Expands learning opportunities to include English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies,
Physical Education, the Arts, and Spanish & English bi-literate skills at high academic levels for those enrolled
in the LUSD Language Academy.