Erickson is a neighborhood school where students walk to campus on a daily basis and the community is a supportive force. The school has created a culture of trust with parents and staff, which enables the school to concentrate on academic achievement.
Erickson has a strong math and reading components and at each grade level. Teachers conduct daily math reviews and mental math activities and focus on the procedural and conceptual sides of math. Reading is encouraged at all levels, and tutors are available for students who might need extra help. Erickson also offers a strong band and orchestra program, access to the arts and other fun activities.
At Erickson, teachers and administrators believe children are more open to learning when they feel appreciated, loved and trusted, and that is the environment the school strives to create throughout the campus.