Mission, Vision and Values
we Grow, Forever we Learn
Henderson Elementary we establish high standards for student achievement by:
Promoting quality, student-centered learning where children are
creative and responsible independent thinkers and problem solvers.
We communicate, teach and model risk taking, problem solving,
independence and life-long learning.
We speak and act respectfully to students, colleagues, and parents.
We are aware of students’ needs and tailor instruction to meet their
2. Establishing a safe, respectful and responsible
environment that recognizes individual differences in students and adults.
We teach and support the Francis Howell School District curriculum
We communicate state and district expectations to the community.
3. Working collaboratively with students, colleagues, and
parents as a collaborative team, we will promote high levels of achievement by:
Having focused and open communication among grade levels and
· Defining essential outcomes
for student learning.
· Measuring student progress
against a common standard.
· Establishing interventions
to meet all needs.
· Keeping abreast of current
· Supporting a challenging
student-centered curriculum with high expectations.