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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

A community working together striving for personal best. Our Motto is: "My best, your best, our best!"

Vision

We believe: In providing a safe and enjoyable environment where: * Each person is accepted and appreciated for their uniqueness. * Everyone strives for excellence in personal growth and academic achievement. * The school community works together to develop independent, responsible, lifelong learners.

Values

  • To realize our mission and vision, we value: high expectations for all students
  • respect for diversity and acceptance of each member of the learning community
  • the individual needs and learning styles of every student
  • the partnership between the students' families and the school
  • open and honest communication and collaboration

Collective Commitments

Staff Commitments

  • We value success for all students. The staff of Rowntree commit to the following:
  • respect and respond to individual needs and learning styles
  • collaborate with our colleagues and students
  • participate in ongoing professional development
  • communicate regularly with parents about their children's progress in school

Student Commitments

  • Because we value responsibility, the students of Rowntree P.S. commit to the following:
  • complete homework and assignments on time
  • follow the school's code of conduct and classroom rules
  • talk to our parents regularly about what we are learning in school
  • attend school regularly and arrive at class on time

Parent Commitments

  • As parents, we value our children's success in school. We will:
  • learn about what is expected in our children's classrooms
  • provide quiet and properly equipped space at home for our children to do their homework
  • communicate our questions and concerns to teachers
  • attend school information sessions and parent-teacher meetings