Welcome to Conn, a National Magnet School of Excellence!
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Conn Elementary opened on January 3, 1955. The school was named after Emma Conn, a teacher and principal for 50 years. In the fall of 1982, Emma Conn Elementary School became Emma Conn GT Magnet. The Norma Wall Haywood Media Center was added to our school and was dedicated on November 18, 1990. In July 1998, the school's magnet theme changed to Global Communications and Technology with a focus on "preparing students to be productive, responsible citizens in an ever changing global society." At the start of the 2004-05 school year, Conn's theme changed to Active Learning and Technology and has recently been named a National Magnet Schools of America "School of Excellence" and "School of Distinction."
To engage students in an active learning environment so that they may achieve their maximum level of performance.
To work collaboratively as a professional learning community and to partner with parents and community members in order to provide students with "21st Century" learning opportunities.