• The Vision, Mission, and Core Values of Berkeley County Schools

    VISION

    Empower all students for success.

    MISSION

    In partnership with our community, ignite in every student a passion for world-class knowledge and skills through dynamic instruction and personalized educational opportunities.

    CORE VALUES

    Student and Learning Emphasis

    Focusing on quality teaching and learning, with the priority on the student, our CENTERPOINT.

    Valuing Quality Faculty and Staff

    Respecting the value of quality team members who make a difference in our school district.

    Teamwork and Partnerships

    Developing and refining a team concept throughout the district that values the role of our community partnerships in meeting the needs of our CENTERPOINT.

    Continuous Improvement

    Focusing on becoming a great school system with a constant dissatisfaction with just being good.

    Manage by Fact and Focus on Results

    Using reliable data to make decisions that address the needs and expectations of our community.

    Social Responsibility

    Promoting and maintaining ethical, professional, fiscal, and personal accountability in all that we do.

    Systems Perspective

    Committing to our CENTERPOINT through the alignment and coordination of strategies, processes and resources.

     

    GOALS

    Positive School Climate

            We will provide safe, orderly and healthy schools that insure a positive and caring learning environment.

           High Student Performance

           We will realize high levels of academic growth and achievement for all students.


    Community Engagement

    *      We will build family, community, and business support that will generate advocacy for our schools and our school district.


    Strategic Human Resource Management

           We will recruit, retain and develop quality teachers, administrators and staff.


    Fiscal Responsibility

            We will be responsible stewards of our resources and insure that we provide a quality education for all students.


    Effective Communications

            We will develop, refine, and implement an effective communications plan for our school system.