Mountview Vision and Mission Statement
School believes that all educational and school related decisions should be
based upon the divergent needs and uniqueness of the early adolescent.
I. We believe in:
students develop and improve their critical thinking skills.
students understand the principles and responsibilities of a democratic
society including respect of others and the world around them.
students understand and successfully cope with the mental, physical,
emotional and social changes they are experiencing as preadolescents and
a safe and supportive environment free from harassment and intimidation.
a student’s sense of self-discipline, self-respect, and self-reliance.
II. We believe:
student is capable of learning and should be held to high expectations.
must be actively involved in acquiring and applying skills, knowledge and
curriculum should be integrated and not separated by single subject boundaries.
instructional strategies must be diverse and emphasize active learning.
variety of assessment strategies that measure clearly defined outcomes are
an integral part of the process.
Our aim is to
prepare young adolescents to be successful, productive and contributing members
of our changing, global society.