Williamsville Central School District

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Mission & Beliefs

Mission StatementHE - OpeningDay2016
The mission of the Williamsville Central School District, a community characterized by diversity, high expectations and support for learning, is to empower all students

  • To develop their unique potential and character,
  • To assume responsibilities of citizenship and leadership and
  • To thrive in a challenging and rapidly changing global community
through the commitment of our quality staff, working in partnership with students, parents and community, and utilizing visionary programs in a nurturing environment of mutual respect and dignity.

Belief Statements
We believe that:
  • Our highest priority is our students.
  • Each person has intrinsic value.
  • Communities and schools are interdependent and are only successful in an ongoing, mutually responsible partnership.
  • The opportunity for learning is everywhere.
  • Learning how to learn is as important as what is learned.
  • Everyone can learn.
  • Everyone can experience success.
  •  Continuous improvement of existing skills and acquisition of new skills are essential for success in a rapidly changing world.
  • Positive self-esteem enhances learning.
  • People who think critically and creatively will make better decisions throughout life.
  • Excellence in our program requires continual evaluation.
  • Optimism is essential.
  • Everyone needs a global perspective to thrive in a world of diversity.
  • Parent and family involvement is essential to successful learning.
  • People achieve when effort and perseverance toward excellence are encouraged, supported, and celebrated.