Mission statement - Why do we exist?

It is the mission of Maplewood Heights School to provide our students with high quality instruction to ensure that every student meets his/her fullest potential every day.

Vision Statement - How are we going to accomplish our purpose?

We envision a school in which -

Our staff members…

Demonstrate a personal commitment to providing a positive, safe and engaging environment for all students

Provide clear, rigorous expectations for all students, academically and socially

Set goals and objectives that align with state and Common Core standards

Effectively teach using research and standards-based instructional strategies

Will work in collaborative teams to plan, assess and reflect on teaching practices and student learning

Differentiate instruction to meet the needs our diverse learners

Monitor student progress towards grade level standards to guide instruction

Engage in on-going professional development activities to improve teaching practices

Provide students with opportunities to practice being contributing citizens of the world

Our students…

Feel safe, respected and challenged each and every day

Are actively engaged in learning by setting goals, creating plans to meet grade level standards and thoughtfully reflecting on their successes

Work toward becoming prepared, responsible, independent and enthusiastic life-long learners

Collaborate with peers and staff members to extend their learning beyond the classroom

Our parents, guardians and community members…

Share in our commitment for the success of each student

Actively support and encourage our students in the learning process

Our teachers, students, and parents together…

Communicate openly to achieve academic success and social growth of all students