Guiding Principles

  • The School District of the Chathams, a learning organization committed to personal, academic, and professional growth, strives to:
    • Instill within each student the capacity and awareness to support well-being, self-advocacy, and balance.
    • Equip each student with the competencies to succeed academically and professionally in a global environment.
    • Enable every child to feel supported and valued, and to extend support and respect to others.
    • Promote growth through ongoing collaboration, feedback, self-reflection, and service to others.
    • Ensure that there is equity of opportunity for each student to access all curricular and extra-curricular programs.
    • Align our decisions with data and evidence that promote best practices in learning and child development.