Values

SHARED VALUES/BELIEF STATEMENTS

We believe:

  • All children can learn in an appropriate environment.
  • All children should have the opportunity to be successful.
  • All parents should take an active and supportive role in their children's education.
  • All children are unique and have special talents which must be developed through a variety of methods.
  • All teachers should have high expectations for all children
  • All children should have the opportunity to learn in a safe, nurturing environment.
  • All members of the community should share in the responsibility for learning.
  • All successful schools have effective communication.
  • All children should be offered opportunities to develop basic communicative, mathematical, and computer skills. 

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of Arcadia Elementary School is to establish a strong foundation for lifelong learning by challenging and nurturing all students toward their maximum potential, while providing an environment which promotes success toward college and career readiness.  

STATEMENT OF PHILOSOPHY

Arcadia Elementary School provides relevant, day-to-day, meaningful learning experiences for all students by developing in each student the ability to think and to form sound judgment and reasoning.  We strive to help each child develop intellectually, socially, emotionally, physically, and mentally.  We, the faculty and staff believe that it is the school's responsibility to develop these experiences through instruction, activities, and community resources.  We believe that a program where specific needs are met will give students the best possible education to become knowledgeable, productive, and responsible citizens.