Mission Statement

“The mission of Roger S. Oraze Elementary is to provide a safe, caring learning environment that will prepare all students to be CHAMPIONS in mind, body, and spirit through exemplary teaching practices.”


At the cornerstone of Roger S. Oraze Elementary School is Clovis Unified’s long-held tradition – the Sparthenian concept:Be the Best You Can Be, in Mind, Body, and Spirit.  At Oraze Elementary, all students will be given an opportunity to maximize his/her greatest potential in the areas of mind, body, and spirit.  We exist to reach, involve, and equip the entire Bearcat Community to be CHAMPIONS for LIFE!


We believe all students will achieve academic proficiency through mastery of the California Standards
We believe in high standards and expectations
We believe in providing a quality education for all students
We believe in a fair break for every kid
We believe that whatever we do should be done “First Class”
We believe in maintaining a clean, safe campus where Character Counts!
We believe BEARCATS ARE CHAMPIONS in mind, body, and spirit….for LIFE!