Welcome to John.W. Tolbert, Jr. Elementary School. The 2020-21 school year will be our 19th year of operation. We pride ourselves on academic excellence in a safe and nurturing environment. We value our community and encourage community members to become involved in our school.

    Good communication is the key to a successful school-home partnership. We encourage parents and caregivers to get involved in their child's education, communicate regularly with the teacher, and help their child to have regular and timely attendance. Please check our website to find out about all the programs and happenings at Tolbert Elementary.
    Our Mission:

    Empowering all students to be productive and respectful global thinkers, contributors and citizens

    Our Core Beliefs:

    • An inclusive, safe, caring and challenging learning environment serves as the foundation for student growth
    • Strong partnerships with families and our community enhance our excellence.
    • High quality, responsive, personalized instruction promotes student motivation and growth
    • A culture of continuous improvement drives the fulfillment of our mission

     Our administrative staff is here to assist you in whatever way you need. We can be reached by calling the school phone at (571) 252-2870. 



    Susan Mullen, Principal

    Dana Bober, Assistant Principal

    Jim McConnell, Dean