McCloskey Elementary School

Office: 604 596 9554 Absentees: 604 878 5395 Fax: 604 596 5286

About

SHARED VISION

                             McCloskey Elementary

At McCloskey we are dedicated to providing a positive, safe, and caring learning environment which encourages high standards, mutual respect, and personal responsibility. With school, home, and community working together, we encourage all students TO ACHIEVE THEIR PERSONAL BEST in acquiring the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to become productive citizens.

Our Vision is that Children...

Are supported, safe, and cared for

Are respected, and are respectful of themselves, others, and their environment

Are welcomed, included, and treated fairly

Are valued for their individuality

Are challenged, encouraged, and excited to learn

Develop and display high social standards

Persevere and achieve their best, academically and socially

                                    They are the Vision...

 

In order to Foster the Vision:     

SCHOOL STAFF...

Collaborate, contribute, and share responsibility to create an innovative

      learning team  

Foster an appreciation for and inspire life-long learning

Value diversity (cultural, socio-economic, and learning styles) and adapt to

      meet the needs of students

Clearly communicate academic and behavioural expectations

Build relationships with families in order to develop a supportive school

      community

                                                                      They enact the Vision...

PARENTS...             

Help create a feeling of school ‘community’ by being involved, helpful, and supportive

     of students, staff, and other parents

Participate, share ideas, and work together to make a positive difference

Support and encourage their child’s learning

Appreciate and celebrate diversity

Reach out to others to make them feel welcome and proud to be a part of an exceptional school                

                                                             They nurture the Vision...