The Oakwood Unit 76 School District will provide the most effective education possible to maximize the learning potential of each student.
To educate each student in a safe learning environment, working in partnership with students, teachers, staff, parents, & community, towards a common goal of providing the students with tools to achieve academically, personally and socially in a diverse and changing world.
Governing Value Statements
All children can learn.
A safe and secure environment is essential for learning.
Enriched educational opportunities and varied experiences help children learn to their potential.
Technology and other media-related learning tools help stimulate learning for children.
Open, honest communication is crucial for a quality school.
High expectations help children reach their potential for academic and personal growth.
Students will explore critical thinking skills to facilitate problem solving and adapting to change.
As a community of life-long learners, we will strive to do our best to persevere and be responsible for our own destinies.
Respect and responsibility are crucial to an effective learning environment.
Learning about diversity in society helps students learn about other cultures.
Open, honest communication combined with ethical behavior and integrity is central to the organization and fosters community trust.