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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

Respect........Learn........Achieve

Vision

Huntington Ridge Public School is a diverse and inclusive community of learners dedicated to and accountable for developing character through individual and collective growth. We will achieve this within a safe and respectful environment through collaboration and a commitment to continued learning.

Values

  • the uniqueness and ability of individual learners, diversity and equity of opportunity
  • open and clear communication, teamwork, learning together and partnership with all stakeholders
  • risk-taking for learning, fun, creativity, curiosity, optimism, integrity
  • shared professional knowledge/skill, accountability/responsibility of staff, students and parents for continuous focused improvement and personal best
  • a safe, secure, empathetic and respectful learning environment where all efforts are valued, all voices are heard

Collective Commitments

Staff Commitments

  • We will adapt instruction to recognize and respect each individual students' unique needs, learning style and intelligence.
  • We will work collaboratively as members of a learning community to increase student intellectual, social and emotional growth.
  • We will continue to develop as educators through ongoing professional growth to model and promote lifelong learning.
  • We will invite and promote open, ongoing communication with parents about their child's learning.
  • The safety and security of all of our students is the responsibility of every staff member.

Student Commitments

  • Respect yourself as a learner:
  • Respect others' ideas and contributions to learning:
  • Respect the learning environment:

Parent Commitments

  • Provide input/feedback into the development of School Success planning and monitoring of progress.
  • Promote, as School Council members, positive and open communication with parents.
  • Review and give feedback on EQAO targets and achievement.
  • Be actively involved in our school as volunteers, parent translators, attend curriculum presentations and student showcases
  • Support students in completing assigned homework and maintain contact with student's teacher through agenda use