Student Life

THE FOLLOWING BELIEFS FORM THE BASIS FOR OUR PHILOSOPHY

If students are to succeed and meet the future’s challenge they will need to:

 

  • Recognize the importance of education as a lifelong effort.

  • Communicate effectively with others.

  • Understand environmental and other issues with worldwide implications.

  • Make informed decisions for themselves, their families, their communities and their world.

  • Contribute to our society

  • Take responsibility for their own behavior.

 

Therefore it is our responsibility as a school district and community to:

 

  • Foster a climate that honors education, encourages academic achievement and rewards hard and thoughtful work.

  • Fulfill our joint obligation to support the school financially at the level necessary to ensure equal educational opportunities for all students to achieve at high levels.

  • Build a safe environment in which all children can study, learn and play.

  • Encourage informal learning through reading and outside learning activities.

  • Provide access to the newest technology.

  • Assure that children have the nutritional and health care needed for healthy minds and bodies.

  • Offer families access to the training and support they need to help their children learn.

 

ALL STUDENTS SHOULD:

 

  • Read, write and communicate effectively.

  • Use mathematics, the arts, computers and other technologies effectively.

  • Define, analyze and solve complex problems.

  • Acquire, integrate and apply essential knowledge.

  • Study and work effectively.

  • Demonstrate personal, social and civic responsibility.