John C. Dore Elementary School provides a challenging learning environment where high expectations for success exist. Through development of appropriate instruction that allows for individual differences and learning styles, student potential is maximized. Dore school provides a safe, orderly, caring and supportive environment where student intellectual, social, emotional, and physical development is fostered. Self-esteem is enhanced as positive relationships among students, staff, parents and the community is expected. At Dore School, we aspire to have parents, staff, and community members acting in partnership to facilitate growth of students having active and creative minds, a sense of compassion for others, and the courage to act on their beliefs.