Thank you for your interest in Thomas Metcalf School. Under the direction of the Dean of the College of Education, Thomas Metcalf School continues the long tradition reflected in the four-part mission of the Illinois State University Laboratory Schools:
- Provide a school in which excellence in education theory and practice can be observed, studied, and practiced by teacher candidates and other pre-service school professionals.
- Provide an environment in which research and development activities may be conducted.
- Provide a comprehensive, high-quality academic program for students.
- Promote effective high-quality education throughout the teaching profession and aid other educators in the process of improving the quality of education in their schools.