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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

If Gordon Graydon Memorial Secondary School fosters an inclusive, informative, transparent, equitable, supportive learning community; then students' well-being, confidence and success is fostered.

Vision

Gordon Graydon Memorial Secondary School will help students become responsible active citizens in a diverse society. To achieve our vision, we will: • Offer all students opportunities to experience success through a variety of pathways. • Create inclusive, equitable, and safe learning environments for staff and students. • Challenge students to utilize technology in an innovative and socially responsible manner. • Empower students to be reflective learners • Develop confident and resilient individuals

Values

  • Values based on character attributes become the foundation of meaningful relationships with students, parents, staff and the community.
  • Together we will nurture:
  • Caring, responsible and empathetic individuals;
  • An inclusive and respectful learning environment and
  • Honesty and integrity in actions and words.

Collective Commitments

Staff Commitments

  • respect for diversity and inclusive of each member of the learning community
  • high expectations for student learning and leadership
  • providing rich opportunities for students that reach beyond the traditional classroom
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