Marion County School District seeks to provide a challenging educational experience that builds each child’s capacities to become successful in life. We strive for every child to be ready for a Career or College.
Our MISSION is to provide students with educational opportunities that will ensure success by creating a community of empowered, life-long learners. We desire to INSPIRE EXCELLENCE at all levels of our district. Our GOALS are as follows:
I. All Students Proficient and Showing Growth in All Assessed Areas.
II. Every Student Graduates from High School and is Ready for College and Career.
III. Every Child Has Access to a High-Quality Early Childhood Program.
IV. Every School Has Effective Teachers, Leaders, and promotes Student Leadership.
V. Our Community will effectively use a World-Class Data System to Improve Student Outcomes.
VI. Maintain a safe, orderly culture that creates a positive experience for K-12 education.
VII. Operate an effective, efficient, and sound fund balance to ensure resources are distributed equitably, facilities are upgraded and updated, and a state-of-the-art technology infrastructure is maintained.
VIII. All students have access to high quality Academics, Arts, and Athletics programming.
"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy." --Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. --1963