Vision, Mission, & Beliefs

Vision Statement

Pierce County graduates will be creative problem-solvers who excel in a competitive global environment.


Mission Statement

The Pierce County School System commits to excellence as the standard.


Belief Statements

  • Students achieve best when they are actively engaged in their educational process and share accountability for their learning.
  • Students learn best in a safe and secure environment.
  • Learning is a shared responsibility of the school, home, and community.
  • Decisions must be goal-oriented, data-driven, and based on individual student needs.
  • Trusting, caring, relationships with all stakeholders are directly linked to success.
  • Effective teachers and staff have the greatest impact on learning.
  • High expectations provide the momentum for excellence.
  • Every student will be prepared for career and/or college upon graduation.
  • Technology integration is essential to enhance instructional and operational processes.
  • Diversity enhances learning.