Welcome to J.M. Amador Elementary School
Amador Elementary, named after one of the first Spanish settlers, opened in August 2015 under the leadership of Holly Scroggins, a 30 plus year veteran of education and a seasoned administrator.Amador is a state of the art facility that provides an exceptional educational opportunity to over 900 students in Dublin. Programs include Kindergarten, Special Day Classes and 1st through 5th Grades. Amador Elementary School is the area's benchmark educational facility, exemplifying Dublin's already high standards for technology and instructional expertise. This new facility offers a large play space for students. Several of our classroom buildings have a 2nd floor. Outdoor learning space has also been incorporated into the design of the campus. The new classroom spaces are cutting edge with the best of planning around technology that offer and support innovative teaching practices. There is great educational opportunity in this new building design. It's all about supporting student collaboration and independence within their own learning.
Amador offers strong academic programs. Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics will come to life using the Next Generation Science and Common Core Standards through the capable direction of Amador Elementary school staff. Reading, writing, and the arts are the foundational elements and skill sets that students will utilize as they prepare for the 21st Century. Students explore learning through hands-on experiences as they prepare to be the leaders, inventors, and positive contributors of our future. In addition to the strong academic programs offered, Amador students have opportunities to participate in a variety of different initiatives including the school garden, safety patrol, student leadership, a Green Team. Afterschool enrichment programs will also be available such as art, science, and engineering.
Amador’s community strongly supports this new school as evidenced by the active participation of parents at the Parent Faculty meetings. All are welcome and invited to participate in the upcoming meetings!
Welcome to the Amador Elementary World of Learning. We are a community united in serving every student, every day, in every classroom. Go Owls!