The mission of Conway Elementary School, a Missouri Gold Star School of Excellence and a beacon of learning within a thriving, collaborative community, is to nurture the joy of life-long learning, to embrace the unique spirit and diverse qualities of each person, and to develop and empower responsible, resilient citizens by ensuring academic excellence through multiple and varied avenues for learning and growth, inspiring students to rise to challenges, cultivating community resources, fostering healthy relationships and honoring the individual’s inherent need to be recognized and valued.


100% of students will perform above the expected achievement levels as measured by external/internal assessments.
100% of our students will exemplify good citizenship.
100% of the Conway community will have comprehensive avenues for effective communication.


We will ensure a safe, functional and inviting physical environment.
We will guarantee communication within our Conway Community.
We will ensure a learner-centered school environment that personalizes instruction.
We will embrace and value each child as an individual.

Strategies and Philosophies

Conway’s teaching practices and learning experiences reflect current knowledge about successful teaching and learning. The following are descriptions of current strategies used at various grade levels that you may encounter in any discussion related to the school curriculum.

See the Ladue School District’s Mission & Vision here