... is to
create a sustainable positive school climate that is optimal for learning,
... to meet the needs of the whole child (school, family, and
... to involve families and earning community support
... to measure student
achievement in multiple ways: New Jersey State tests, written portfolios,
reading and math assessments and social studies/science projects that
demonstrate academic progress.
... to support students as critical thinkers
... to develop in students the confidence to confront all challenges
as a foundation for personal and academic success in school and beyond.