The mission of Throop Elementary School is to ensure that all children have the opportunity to learn and that learning becomes a life-long process. Excellence in education, generation after generation, will be achieved through the combined efforts of students, parents, and Throop Staff members.
T: Tolerance - accept individual differences
H: Haven - provide a safe and caring environment at home and school
R: Responsibility and respect - model and nurture daily
O: Opportunity - maximize student potential
O: Open minds - utilize problem solving skills
P: Promote - develop love of learning
Nestled in the hills of Southern Indiana, Throop Elementary is part of the Paoli Community School Corporation and is located in the town of Paoli. Throop services over 900 students PK-6th making it one of the largest elementary schools in the state.