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Our Mission

Our mission describes our school's purpose. Our vision depicts our desired future. The principles needed to achieve our mission and vision are articulated in our values. Finally, the actions we need to demonstrate to make our mission, vision and values a reality are described in our collective commitments.

We have developed these statements in collaboration with our staff, students and families. They are part of our School Success Plan.

Mission

In a safe, caring and diverse community, we learn together to communicate effectively, problem solve, and think critically for an ever-changing world.

Vision

Worthington Public School will be known by everyone in our diverse community as a safe and caring school. The community will know that we prepare our students and our staff for an ever-changing world by learning together to communicate effectively, problem solve, and think critically.

Values

  • high expectations for all students' achievements
  • open, effective communication, collaborative problem solving, and decision making between home and school
  • learning through wonder, imagination and discovery
  • students becoming respectful, responsible independent learners and contributing members of their community

Collective Commitments

Staff Commitments

  • 1. We will have high expectations for student success and we will work individually and collaboratively to create a supportive school environment wher
  • 2. We will develop curriculum, instructional and assessment strategies that promote active involvement for student success.
  • 3. We will communicate with parents/guardians about their student's progress in school and encourage parents to be actively involved in their children
  • 4. We will model the importance of life-long learning through our commitment to on-going professional development.
  • 5. We will act in a professional manner with integrity and honesty and will develop professional relationships characterized by caring and respect.

Student Commitments

  • 1. Be a "Worthington Star" who achieves success through acting respectfully, responsibly and with honesty.
  • 2. Actively participate in my own learning and school activities that promote healthy living, healthy playing and healthy eating.
  • 3. Respect cultural diversity, individuality and the choices and rights of others.
  • 4. Follow the schools Code of Conduct and school rules.
  • 5. Attend school regularly and arrive at class on time, complete homework assignments and have my student agenda read and signed by my parent(s) guard

Parent Commitments

  • 1. Become informed and knowledgeable about our children's education through:
  • Reading the newsletters, portfolios, student agenda, School Success Plan and Code of Conduct
  • 2. Help our children to set educational goals appropriate to their interests, abilities and needs.
  • 3. Engage in open and timely communication with the school.
  • 4. Become actively involved in the life of the school programs.