Achieving Excellence: Strategic Plan 2008-2011

The mission of the Burlington School District is to ensure that all students achieve their highest intellectual and personal potential, and are prepared to contribute as global citizens in the 21st century.

Our strategic plan lays the foundation for the systems, strategies and processes that will enable us to move toward our comprehensive community vision for Excellence and Equity.

Core Strategies

  • Align and implement PreK-12 curriculum
  • Use data to drive student learning and district priorities
  • Maximize and extend learning opportunities
  • Focus on continual instructional improvement
  • Support Strategies

  • Hire and retain highly qualified, culturally competent, diverse faculty
  • Create safe, respectful, and healthy schools
  • Increase family and community involvement in and commitment to the schools
  • Develop coordinated communication district-wide
  • Develop and implement a comprehensive technology integration plan
  • Our goal is to prepare all students to succeed in higher education, careers and citizenship by providing challenging core academic instruction, enriched arts, math, sciences and wellness experiences, and 21st century skill development opportunities.

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