Our work is informed by these guiding principles:

In everything we do, we uphold the value of:

Effective teachers and believe that they are one of the most critical factors in determining students success. We provide resources and opportunities that inspire excellence in teaching.

Challenging and enriching educational opportunities for all students and we are focused on the academic achievement of students who are most vulnerable.

Strong public schools and believe they are an essential part of breaking the cycle of poverty and sustaining our democracy.

Diverse community voices especially those of students and their families and believe that collaborative engagement of the community and schools is necessary to create a vibrant and equitable public school system. 

The community's investment in public education and advocate for sufficient human and financial resources to meet the needs of all children.