ARCHIVE OUR CORE BELIEFS
APS 2020: Shaping the Future is based on our community’s core beliefs about education—these are our foundation. We, as a community, believe:
Every student has unique abilities that we must recognize and engage.
A district with students at its center provides an adaptable and responsible foundation for learning.
Student and staff safety is essential to our vision and mission.
Students, families, staff and community members share the responsibility for student achievement.
Student achievement and growth are driven by a highly-effective and respected staff working as a team.
Students take an active and ongoing responsibility for their learning.
Families are our partners in education.
Community partnerships provide vital resources and opportunities for students and families.
All students must have equitable access to learning opportunities, technology and environments that support them in reaching their full potential.
Diversity is a strength in our community.