It hasn't taken me long living and working in our community to realize that there is a lot of pride tied to this letter "C". Mediocre isn't good enough for Concord!!! As a parent of three students in our district and the superintendent for all of our kids, we will not settle for being mediocre at anything we do. Pride comes with excellence. Excellence in the classroom means our kids leave us so prepared that they have "Big Opportunities" once they've left our schools. Excellence in extra-curricular activities means that our kids are learning valuable lessons such as putting team first and always striving to be better. If you are a part of our district as a student, parent, staff member, or community member I hope you will join us in making the following commitments to our kids:
We are committed to providing all students with excellent teaching.
Successful people read well. We will emphasize an abundant amount of reading, writing, and discussing in our classrooms to help our students become strong readers and thinkers.
Curriculum and Assessment
We commit to having a robust curriculum that identifies what our kids should know and be able to do throughout the year.
We commit to regularly assessing students’ mastery so we can intervene quickly if they have not yet mastered the core curriculum.
We commit to providing additional time for students to master grade level curriculum.
We commit to providing a wide range of academic opportunities to meet the needs of our kids.
We commit to providing our students with technology that will prepare them for college and careers.
We commit to providing our students with learning environments that are clean, safe, and conducive to learning in the 21st century.