The Berryessa Union School District will strive to ensure that all students have the skills necessary to reach high levels of academic achievement, respect self and others, and become lifelong learners.
Berryessa Union School District believes that:Top of Page
Our diversity is our strength
Taking responsibility for our actions is essential
Beliefs and actions must be aligned
Every individual has intrinsic worth
Listening to all community voices unites us
All children have the right to a safe, nurturing learning environment
All staff must be committed to a quality education and academic excellence for ALL students
All children must have the opportunity to gain knowledge from challenging academic subjects enhancing their ability to think
Berryessa Union School District Parameters: Top of Page
We will make decisions based on the perspectives of all voices in the community
We expect excellence in both teaching and learning
We will support new programs only when they are implemented with effective staff development and adequate funding
We will never give up on a child
We will be explicit about our academic expectations for students
We will foster civility, ethics and character development for each student
Four Strategies for Action Plan Development:Top of Page
All students will succeed when we have high academic standards
and high expectations, assessed at set intervals for continuous improvement.
All students will succeed when all stakeholders work together to
fully integrate all aspects of our diverse community into full support and
implementation of the mission of the district.
All students will succeed when we have quality staff who use effective
pedagogy and best practices in all subject areas.
All students will succeed when we have effective two-way
communication, internally and externally, and authentic dialogue
among all community stakeholders to build support and understanding.