Vision/Mission/Beliefs

Vision Statement

The students of White Knoll Elementary are a 21st century generation of learners and leaders who are creative, collaborative, critical thinkers, and effective communicators. A challenging standards-based curriculum is delivered by highly knowledgeable educators, who in partnership with families and the community, provide opportunities for excellence as individual needs are met in a caring, positive environment.

Mission Statement

The mission of White Knoll Elementary is to create a high performance learning culture where a safe and nurturing environment, innovative teacher and challenging programs produce physical, emotional, social, and academic excellence for all students.

Beliefs

  • Administrators, parents, teachers, and the community share the responsibility for advancing the school’s mission.
  • Students learn in different ways and can learn with a variety of instructional approaches to support their learning.
  • Students’ learning needs are the primary focus of all decisions impacting the work of the school.
  • Each student is a unique and valued individual whose self-esteem is enhanced by mutual respect between students and staff.
  • Quality education is worth the investment of time, effort and money.
  • Learning is a life-long process that is essential for continuous growth.
  • Life-long healthy habits are essential in creating physically, mentally, emotionally and stable citizens for the future.