Vision & Mission Statements

Vision Statement

Highland Park is a safe and nurturing learning community where individuals are supported in order to achieve their own personal best.

Mission Statement

Highland Park Elementary strives for every student:

To communicate effectively

Students will communicate effectively by using verbal, artistic and written work and will be provided with opportunities to listen and speak in authentic situations.

To acquire a core of essential knowledge

Staff will integrate curriculum by making connections to the world and by providing authentic experiences.

To be a disciplined, motivated learner

Students will take ownership in their learning by setting goals and taking pride in their efforts.

To have a sense of well being

Staff will create as safe environment so students feel safe and confident enough to take risks.

To live responsibly

Students will demonstrate accountability by taking responsibility for their actions and by showing respect for themselves and others.