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Patterson's New Mission and Vision Statements
Posted 3/23/20

Our Mission and Vision Committee met over several weeks to develop our new vision and mission for Patterson. These statements will serve as the guide for the work that we do as a school and a community. I want to thank the members of our committee for all their hard work.


Patterson Elementary School


Vision: The Patterson community will nurture the whole child to reach their highest potential.


Mission: In order to provide equitable opportunities that educate, challenge and inspire our students, Patterson’s mission is to ensure:


Each student will:

  • Practice healthy habits

  • Stay physically and emotionally safe

  • Actively engage in learning

  • Seek support from adults

Educators will:

  • Share best practices

  • Provide real-world experiences

  • Meet students’ individual needs

  • Ensure communication with families

Our families and community will:

  • Ensure students are prepared to learn

  • Provide academic and emotional support

  • Keep open communication with teachers and staff