Townsend Elementary School
Townsend Elementary School provides education and opportunity to grow for approximately 600 students in preschool through 5th grade. The building principals are Micki Berg and Shelley Mannor. There are 26 classroom teachers, a vocal music teacher, physical education teacher, art teacher, 4 special education teachers, and 1 reading recovery teachers. Townsend also provides a Young 5's Kindergarten classroom, preschool classroom, and before/after school childcare.
In addition, the following professional staff support our students' needs: a school social worker, school psychologist, speech and language therapist, special education social worker, school nurse, 11 classroom assistants, a library assistant, an occupational and physical therapist, and 4 special education aides. Assisting all of us with the many aspects of our school life are: 2 secretaries, 1 safety crossing guard, 7 kitchen workers, 4 playground supervisors, and 4 custodians.
We are proud of our school and our caring staff. Go Jayhawks!