VISION AND MISSION STATEMENTS AND CORE VALUES/BELIEFS
School— Mission and Vision Statement
Mount Vernon Woods Elementary School is committed to empowering students to meet high expectations by creating a respectful, responsible, positive and collaborative learning environment.
Collaborative teaching and learning will empower teachers and students to meet challenges and overcome obstacles to learning. All students will benefit from a safe, positive, and caring environment, with multiple opportunities for achieving. Every staff member is accountable for the learning of all students at Mount Vernon Woods Elementary School.
Fairfax County Public Schools—Vision Statement
Looking to the Future
FCPS prepares all students for the world of the future, by giving them a broad spectrum of opportunities to prepare for education and employment beyond high school. All graduates are productive and responsible members of society, capable of competing in the global economy, and motivated to pursue learning throughout their lifetimes.
Commitment to Opportunity
FCPS values its diversity, and acknowledges that all people contribute to the well-being of the community. FCPS provides opportunities for all its students and employees to grow educationally, personally, and professionally.
Fairfax County embraces its schools. Businesses and community members generously volunteer their time and resources to help students. Schools are integrated into the fabric of the community, and residents take pride in their schools. The success of FCPS draws businesses to Fairfax County. Citizens support the financial and capital needs of the school system.
Fairfax County students achieve at high levels across a broad spectrum of pursuits. FCPS values a well-rounded education that goes beyond basics, and encompasses the arts, literacy, technology, and preparation for the world of work. FCPS provide a breadth and depth of opportunities to allow all students to stretch their capabilities.
FCPS is accountable for the academic achievement of all students. FCPS measures academic progress to ensure that all students, regardless of race, poverty, language, or disability, will graduate with the knowledge and skills necessary for college and/or employment. FCPS spends money wisely. FCPS directs funds to the classroom, and finds ways to improve performance across the spectrum of academic programs and business processes.
Fairfax County Public Schools—Mission Statement
Fairfax County Public Schools, a world-class school system, inspires, enables, and empowers students to meet high academic standards, lead ethical lives, and demonstrate responsible citizenship.