Students need enriching and engaging school experiences to become productive citizens.

Reading is the foundation for success in all subjects.

Students should exhibit appropriate behaviors as outlined in the "Code of the Braves."

Students should have opportunities to develop appropriate decision-making skills.

Technology enhances learning experiences.

All learning styles should be addressed through a variety of instructional methods.

The education of students is a shared responsibility of the students, educators, parents, and the community.

Exposure to diverse cultures builds empathy for students.

A safe and nurturing learning environment is essential for a productive learning experience.

Continuous professional growth, teamwork, and grade level collaboration are essential in providing quality instruction to students.

Attendance is expected and monitored in order for students to reach their greatest academic potential.