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Our Mission

Our Mission Statement

All Oakland School students will learn and succeed.

Our Belief Statements

  • We believe education is a shared responsibility among students, staff, parents, and the community.
  • We believe in the OAKLAND FAMILY concept of trusting and caring.
  • We believe high expectations promote academic and behavioral success.
  • We believe all students learn at different rates and with different styles.
  • We believe a positive self-concept is vital to learning.
  • We believe the curriculum must be sequentially defined.
  • We believe instructional time should be carefully guarded and wisely spent.
  • We believe in the importance of enrichment and intervention.
  • We believe developmental readiness is an important factor in a child's school success.
  • We believe learning needs to be current and relevant to succeed in the 21st Century.
  • We believe all evaluation and assessment should be tools to promote student success.
  • We believe a positive school climate is crucial to learning.
  • We believe leadership includes support, consistency, and communication.
  • We believe staff development should be relevant and ongoing.
  • We believe in recognition of student and staff achievement.
  • We believe the foregoing must be supported by resources, facilities, and scheduling.