Welcome to Cavendish-Teakean elementary school
- A one-room school house (Kindergarten through sixth grade) a half hour from Orofino, Idaho.
- The low teacher to student ratio and the presence of aides and parent volunteers ensures that the students get the help they need.
- A family atmosphere prevails making the students feel safe and valued.
- The small class size allows for creative learning experiences that are more difficult to conduct in larger schools.
- Students experience positive peer interaction and develop social skills involving multi-age groups.
- The older students learn patience while helping the younger students and develop cooperative play at recess that involves all age groups.
- Test scores indicate these students are excelling at their studies.