District's Mission And Beliefs

Our Mission

The mission of Harvey Public Schools District 152, as it strives toward excellence, is to develop students to fulfill their roles as responsible citizens in a Global Society.

Our Vision

The District will provide the students with an enriched and integrated curriculum with instructional experiences which promote 21st Century skills that include inquiry, skillful decision-making, effective communication, multicultural appreciation, academic success and the joy of learning.

Our Beliefs . . .

We believe that education is a lifelong process and that

Every student is entitled to a quality education which is achieved through exemplary educational opportunities

Education is the shared responsibility of the student, home, school and community

High expectations and hard work are essential to high performance

Every child will learn and be successful

Educational needs determine the allocation of district resources

Shared decision-making is valuable

All persons and activities in the school district support the teaching and learning process

It is important to establish and attain measurable goals and objectives

Education must advance the dignity, self-esteem, growth and integrity of all individuals

There is power in the integrated approach to teaching and learning