Chatham County Schools Mission, Vision, and Core Beliefs

Chatham Middle School Students In Class

Mission and Vision Statements, Core Beliefs and Motto

  • Mission Statement:
     
    The mission of Chatham County Schools is to graduate globally competitive and confident students by providing a rigorous and relevant curriculum in a supportive, safe and nurturing learning environment.
     
    Vision Statement:
     
    Chatham County Schools, through leadership, innovation and collaboration, will provide real-world learning opportunities that prepare all students for life and success after graduation. Our diverse community will be invested and involved to create a strong culture of learning resulting in Chatham County Schools being a leader in education.
     
    Core Beliefs:
    • All students can learn given the appropriate supports and time.
    • Our society depends on a strong public-education system.
    • Learning is a lifelong process.
    • Everyone should strive for personal growth and success.
    • Education is a shared responsibility between educators, parents, students and the community.
    • Supportive, safe and nurturing school environments are essential for all students.
    • Technology is a catalyst for personal, professional and academic success.
     
    Motto:
     
    "Collectively Creating Success"
                                         adopted Jan. 25, 2012