Thornapple Kellogg School District

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Mission/Beliefs

Mission Statement

To encourage and develop the positive potential of each student.
 

Educational Beliefs of the Thornapple Kellogg School and Community

  • We believe that our first priority is satisfying students' educational needs, while nurturing moral character.
  • We believe that each child is unique and learns in different ways and requires varying amounts of time and support.
  • We believe that in order to be effective, the curriculum must be aligned pre-K through 12th grade.
  • We believe that our instruction must be based on research and on best knowledge.
  • We believe that a risk free environment must be provided for students and staff.
  • We believe that increased performance results from high expectations of students, staff, parents, and community.
  • We believe that in order for excellence in education to occur, there must be ongoing involvement and dialogue among students, staff, parents, and community.