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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

Our mission is to be a community of active learners and engaged citizens in which all members are intellectually curious, globally and socially responsible, with a commitment to wellness.

Vision

H.M. Brathwaite will be a model school for learning where: individuals are engaged in a variety of opportunities for growth and fulfillment both inside and outside of the school. A collaborative interconnection exists between staff, students and community. We foster a positive inclusive community where all members are empowered and diversity is valued. We are open to change.

Values

  • diversity and acceptance of each member of the learning community.
  • development of the mind, body and heart of all learners: academic knowledge and skills, health and fitness, strong moral character.
  • positive interdependence among stakeholders through communication, collaboration and cooperation.
  • innovation and continuous improvement.

Collective Commitments

Staff Commitments

  • we are committed to learning about, understanding and appreciating the diverse groups within our school and promoting equity between these groups.
  • seeking interdependence through community involvement in the life of the school, communicating openly amongst stakeholders, and celebrating diversity.
  • to innovation and continuous improvement through being open to change, expanding knowledge through reading and discussion and applying this learning.
  • to developing the mind, body and heart of all learners by demonstrating a commitment to learning, healthy personal choices and responsible citizenship
  • to providing students with increasing support and opportunities for involvement so that all students succeed.

Student Commitments

  • learning about, understanding and appreciating the diverse groups within our school and promoting equity between these groups.
  • to innovation and continuous improvement through being open to change, expanding knowledge through reading and discussion and applying this learning
  • to seeking positive interdependence through involving the community , communicating openly amongst all stakeholders and celebrating our successes

Parent Commitments

  • to learning about, understanding and appreciating the diverse groups within our school and promoting equity between these groups.
  • to innovation and continuous improvement though being open to change, expanding knowledge through reading and discussion and applying this learning.
  • developing the mind, body and heart of all learners by demonstrating a commitment to learning, healthy personal choices, and responsible citizenship.
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