Tier Two District

Briarcliff Manor Union Free School District

About Todd Elementary School

Todd School... 

  • Offers a rigorous curricula and a collaborative culture
  • Inspires and challenges students to realize their full potential academically, physically, socially and emotionally
  • Uses a problem-based learning approach with a focus on LATIC (learner active technology infused classrooms)
  • Provides opportunities for students to utilize collaboration and creative thinking so they are intrinsically motivated to learn 
  • Places equal value on all content areas, including regularly scheduled instruction in art, general and performing music, library, physical education and technology
  • Prepares students to be successful in this global society


Habits of Mind

  • A tradition and commitment to The Golden Rule of Todd School
  • School goals of empathy and Habits of Mind
  • Cultivating Habits of Mind through these thinking dispositions infused in our culture, climate and curricula
  • A Mindful Garden that serves as a dedicated learning space for student reflection and mindfulness in a calming atmosphere
  • Certified International Habits of Mind Learning Community of Excellence


A 2016 National Blue Ribbon School

Todd Elementary School has earned the distinction of being named a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.