• Mission and Goals

    OUR MISSION

    To ensure student achievement through excellence in teaching and learning.

    OUR CORE BELIEFS

    We believe:

    • In creating and maintaining safe and inviting schools;
    • All children can learn and may demonstrate learning in different ways;
    • Every student should contribute to our democratic society and the global community;
    • In making decisions and acting in the best interest of students;
    • Every member of the school community should be valued and respected;
    • In a school community that is ethical, civil and respectful of individual differences;
    • In strong civic, business and community partnerships that support student achievement.

     

    OUR GOALS

    1. LEARNING ENVIRONMENT

    To provide a safe physical, emotional, and social environment for teaching and learning.

    1. ACHIEVEMENT

    To produce high levels of student achievement through the development, coordination and implementation of rigorous curricula delivered through quality instruction. 

    1. INSTRUCTIONAL QUALITY

    To create an environment where educational innovation and best practices are valued, practiced and evaluated.

    1. DATA DRIVEN

    To plan, monitor and inform instruction through the use of student achievement data.

    1. COMMUNICATION

    To enhance and strengthen open communication with all members of the community.

    OUR CRITICAL QUESTIONS

    • What do students need to know, understandand be able to do?
    • How will we know they have learned it?
    • What will we do when they haven’t?
    • What will we do when they already know it?

     

    Adopted 3/17/08

    Revised 8/19/10