Thomas Miller Elementary School is located near the downtown area of Lafayette. There are approximately 420 students enrolled in grades K-4 with a full time faculty of 20 classroom teachers, 3 special education resource teachers, several paraprofessionals, an Instructional Coach, Counselor, ELL teacher, and a Speech & Language Pathologist. Miller’s support staff includes; an Art teacher, a Music teacher, a Physical Education teacher, and a library assistant, as well as a school nurse, secretary, attendance clerk and custodial staff.
Miller operates a School-wide Title I program, with all students eligible for Title I services which allows for a flexible small groups approach to reading and/or mathematics intervention. In addition, enrichment opportunities are provided to students who perform above grade level expectations.
The curriculum at Miller Elementary School is anchored in a program integrating rigorous state standards into the educational experiences of every child. The teachers strive to increase student achievement in all content areas by linking state standards, systematic performance assessments with ongoing data analysis, instructional decision-making based on research-verified best practices, and professional development grounded in the ongoing review of research.
Thomas Miller has a number of community partnerships. Miller students and families benefit from dedicated, caring supporters such as United Way, Tippecanoe County Food Finders, Bauer Community Center, Evangelical Covenant Church, Purdue education students and countless volunteers.
We welcome you to join us in our journey as we serve and educate at Thomas Miller Elementary School.