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100 EDUCATIONAL PHILOSOPHY

The Creston School District (the “District”) and the Board of Directors of Creston School District (the “Board”) are dedicated to promoting an equal opportunity for a quality public education to it’s students, within the limitations of the school district’s ability, in order to provide for students, in cooperation with the families and the school district community, the opportunity to develop a healthy social, intellectual, emotional and physical self-concept in a learning environment that provides guidance and encourages each student to develop his/her full potential and become a productive citizen.  The District and the Board endeavor, through the dedication of the District’s resources, to encourage students to prepare for and anticipate their future.  In order to achieve this goal, the District and the Board will seek qualified employees dedicated to the development of their professional skills for the betterment of the education program.

The support and involvement of the home and the community are essential to achieve educational excellence in the educational program.  The District strives to maintain an active relationship with the home and the community to create within the students an awareness of the importance of each, and to encourage the goals outlined above outside of the educational environment.

 

Approved  12-21-15