1. All students can learn and experience success.

  2. Educational decisions must be guided by the best interest of the students.

  3. Education is an equal partnership of the student, family, school, and community.

  4. All students have a right to an education.

  5. Students are entitled to a stimulating, safe, and secure educational environment.

  6. Students are uniquely individual, developing intellectually, physically, socially, and emotionally at different levels.

  7. Education is a life-long process which enhances the quality of life and perpetuates a democratic society.

  8. The school district is accountable to the community and must continually seek improvement.

  9. Students are our most valued asset whose individual worth and dignity must be preserved and respected.