About Catlin Elementary

  • Catlin Magnet Center is located at 12736 Marinda Street in Omaha. This school serves students in kindergarten through sixth grade. The visual and performing arts are an integral part of the core curriculum for children in second through sixth grade. Choral and chime choirs, violin, drama, theater field trips, and an array of visual arts including painting and sculpture give students many opportunities to develop an appreciation for the arts. Use of computer and electronic technology for creative expression enhances the learning experiences for all students. Partnerships with various community arts groups provide human and material resources for the magnet center. Visiting artists and guest performers share their expertise and enrichment activities with students. At Catlin Magnet Center, students obtain an enriched education, exposed to the arts and a diverse environment that allows them to develop social and academic skills that last a lifetime.