Mission Statement & Guiding Principles
We believe in...
-making decisions in the best interests of students.
-supporting all students in achieving success.
-fostering the physical, intellectual, technological, social, emotional, and artistic development of our students.
-creating a safe, tolerant, supportive, organized, and equitable learning environment.
-providing challenging educational experiences that build character.
-developing self discipline and personal responsibility.
-promoting creativity, problem solving, effective communication, and critical thinking skills.
-cultivating the educational partnership among home, school, and community.
-nurturing a culture of collaboration, collegiality, and mutual respect.
-encouraging staff initiative and innovation.
-implementing professional development that is essential for effective instruction and improved student learning.
-reviewing and updating curriculum, instruction, and assessment in a regular cycle.
-recognizing that effective and appropriate technology is essential for teaching and learning.
-inspiring all students to become life-long learners.