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Awbrey Park Elementary School

158 Spring Creek Drive, Eugene, OR 97404
(541) 790-4050 Fax: (541) 790-4055
Attendance Line: (541) 790-4054

School website

Grades: K–5
Enrollment: 424
Principal: Michael Riplinger <riplinger_m@4j.lane.edu>
Secretary: Kristie Long <long_k@4j.lane.edu>

School Hours:
M–Th: 8:30–3:00
Friday: 8:30–1:45
Breakfast and Lunch Menu

Middle School Region: Madison
High School Region: North Eugene

Mission Statement:
We strive to ensure that all students learn in a respectful, challenging and collaborative environment.

Program Description:
Awbrey Park is a thriving neighborhood school in North Eugene that focuses on the whole child. We value parent involvement and collaboration. Our teachers, counselor, administrator and support staff excel in teamwork and a child centered approach to elementary education. The Awbrey Park academic program focuses on 21st century literacy, math, science and a hands-on, minds-on approach to learning. We are an AVID school that is preparing students for a successful future. The integration of technology is key to our rigorous and engaging classrooms. Our students know that our staff believe in them and can assist them to make academic and social gains in their progress through school.

School Highlights:

  • We are an AVID school using high level questioning and reading strategies. We prepare all students for college and career readiness, and to be successful in a global society
  • We have a school counselor to support students and families
  • We integrate arts and science opportunities in grades K–5
  • We have a highly skilled and experienced schoolwide Title I team and support team who work together to help students academically and socially
  • Technology is integrated in all grade levels. Staff use SMART Boards, built-in Wi-Fi, tablets, laptops and mounted projectors in every classroom. Students use iPads, iPods and laptops. Students in grades 3–5 use iPads for a majority of their day. Fifth graders take home their iPads to do homework
  • We have a schoolwide Positive Behavior Intervention and Support program and an extensive bullying prevention curriculum. We also have a strong social and developmental skills program called Caring for Kids
  • Each month we hold fun events to keep students, parents and staff involved in our school community, such as Hot Dogs & Hot Rods, an art show, movie nights,
 a carnival, Jog-A-Thon, Reading Night, and a Science, Technology, Engineering & Math Night
  • We know how to have fun! Our students work in fun, exhilarating classrooms that motivate them to love school

School Improvement Goals:

  • All teachers use instructional strategies and initiatives that are grounded in evidence-based practices
  • Instructional teams use a variety of data to assess strengths and weaknesses of the curriculum and instructional strategies and make necessary changes
  • Staff educate families and provide needed resources to support their children’s learning
  • Staff actively promote a shared vision for equity, cultural competence and high expectations
  • All instructional staff in the school use sound classroom management practices that encourage student engagement and affect student learning

Other Information:
Travel north on River Road. Turn right on Spring Creek Drive. Awbrey Park sits on the right side of the street about a block and a half down the road.

ODE school report cards and AYP reports