District Vision, Mission, Beliefs & Goals

  • Vision

    • All of our students enjoy thriving, productive lives in a future they create.


    • Students, staff and community design and implement a learning organization that provides engaging, innovative experiences every day.

    Core Beliefs

    We believe:

    • Every student is uniquely capable and deserves to be challenged each day.
    • Uninhibited learning depends on a safe, nurturing, inclusive and flexible environment.
    • An educated citizenry is essential for equal opportunity and a prosperous society.
    • Meaningful and relevant work engages students in profound learning.
    • Critical thinking and problem solving today are necessary for students to be equipped for future challenges.
    • Genuine transformation requires disruptive innovation.
    • Education is the shared responsibility of the community.


    We will:

    • Provide all learners with safe, nurturing, inclusive and flexible learning environments. (Digital Learning Environment)
    • Engage learners through the use of technological tools to access, create and share content as well as collaborate with other learners throughout the world. (Digital Learning Environment)
    • Reframe state readiness standards in a way that leads to profound learning and has meaning and value for students. (Learning Standards)
    • Create flexible systems that result in a learning organization supported by innovative and engaged staff. (Organizational Transformation)
    • Continuously involve our diverse community, staff and students to use their strengths, resources and talents to provide engaging, innovative experiences for all learners. (Partnership)
    • Develop and implement meaningful, varied assessments that inform and inspire students and educators for continuous improvement and growth in a way that transforms learning and teaching. (Assessments)
    • Design an accountability system that transcends state/national mandates and reflects local values and expectations. (Accountability)


Campus Mission Statement

  • It is the mission of the community of Morningside Elementary to create a safe educational environment where students are able to reach their full potential academically, socially, physically, and morally. We are committed to maintaining high standards of excellence and dedicating our efforts so that our students obtain life-long skills and positive attitudes, which will empower them to be successful, life-long learners and respectful, responsible and productive citizens. 


    At Morningside Elementary, we believe that:

    • All students can be successful both academically, socially and emotionally

    • Students are given opportunities to be risk-takers, creative thinkers, and innovative learners

    • Students are encouraged to persevere to their highest potential and become life-long learners

    • We are committed to creating a safe educational environment where students are able to reach their full potential academically, socially, physically and morally.