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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

At Gordon Graydon we strive to nurture the whole student by teaching cooperative learning strategies in a diverse community. We provide a safe and inclusive learning environment where students feel empowered to improve themselves and grow socially, emotionally, and physically. We create a challenging learning environment that encourages high expectations for success. We educate locally and globally to promote understanding and appreciation of differences between all cultures to create citizens of the world.

Vision

Gordon Graydon.....a learning community fostering the distinctiveness of everyone who shares in the discovery of all that matters in the world and how it empowers us to influence tomorrow.

Values

  • the distinctiveness of everyone in our school community
  • that learning empowers all our stakeholders
  • the importance of a safe and respectful learning environment for the Graydon community

Collective Commitments

Staff Commitments

  • providing a safe and respectful learning environment
  • appreciating the diversity that exists within our school community
  • providing open and on going communication with the school community
  • involvement in personal professional development in order to model lifelong learning.

Student Commitments

  • respect the rights of all staff and students
  • to help create a safe school environment by adhering to the school code of conduct
  • appreciating the diversity that exists at Graydon which mirrors Canadian society

Parent Commitments

  • respecting and understanding the diversity that exists at Graydon
  • encouraging their child to obey the school code of conduct
  • fostering a respect for the opportunity to be a life long learner within our students