Lakeview Mission and Vision

Together We Can Make a Difference!

 

Vision

Every student at Lakeview Elementary will be future ready. All students will
leavetheir grade at or above grade level, no matter where they start. Teachers, students, families, and community will work in partnership to create a school all children want to attend.

Mission

Lakeview Elementary will help students and parents set goals based on clear expectations, teach the curriculum, assess and monitor students' progress, help students provide feedback and appropriate safety nets in preparation for a rigorous middle school curriculum.

 

Beliefs

  • Kids come first
  • All students belong to everyone
  • Safe, trusting, and nurturing environment for all
  • Actions are determined by student performance
  • Focused teaching

The Principles of Learning:

  • Effort produces achievement.
  • Learning is about making connections.
  • We learn with and through others.
  • Learning takes time.
  • Motivation matters.

The Principles of Teaching:

  • The teacher matters.
  • Focused teaching promotes accelerated learning.
  • Clear expectations and continuous feedback activate learning.
  • Good teaching builds on students' strengths and respects individuals' differences.
  • Good teaching involves modeling what students should learn.

The Principles of Curriculum:

  • The curriculum should focus on powerful knowledge.
  • All students should experience a "Thinking Curriculum."
  • The best results come from having an aligned instructional system.