Vision, Mission and Beliefs

  • District 203 Vision

     
    Building a Passion for Lifelong Learning
  • District 203 Mission

     
    The Mission of District 203 is to produce students who are: 
     
    Self-Directed Learners:
    • Initiates, prioritizes, and evaluates achievable goals
    • Seeks continuous learning opportunities
    • Manages multiple tasks and life demands
    • Takes responsibility for all choices
    • Demonstrates positive choices for physical, social, spiritual, and emotional health
    • Maintains a positive outlook
    Skills: Independence, Accountability, Organization, Wellness

    Collaborative Workers:
    • Works within diverse groups to achieve a common goal
    • Monitors and manages own role and behavior as a group member
    • Offers and accepts constructive criticism
    • Demonstrates consideration and respect for self and others
    Skills: Teamwork

    Complex Thinkers:
    • Selects, applies, and reflects upon the processes to solve problems
    • Accesses, evaluates, integrates, and cites information from primary and secondary resources
    • Receives and expresses knowledge through spoken, written, visual, and tactile language
    • Perceives, creates, and respects aesthetic meaning of behavioral, natural, and artistic expression
    Skills: Research, Communication, Aesthetic Appreciation, Critical Thinking
  • Beliefa, Vision and Mission poster

    Quality Producers:
    • Creates products to achieve an authentic purpose
    • Constructs products appropriate for audience and context
    • Designs and develops products/presentations that reflect integrity, confidence, objectivity, and craftsmanship
    • Uses relevant computer technology wisely, ethically, and efficiently
    Skills: Presentation, Technology

    Community Contributors:
    • Explores individual and societal connections which impact communities of all sizes
    • Develops respect for self and empathy for those of diverse abilities, cultures, and beliefs
    • Plans and takes action for creating community in a variety of settings
    • Exercises the rights and responsibilities of citizenship
    Skills: Global Awareness, Acceptance of self and others
  • District 203 Beliefs

     
    Naperville Community Unit School District 203 believes an exemplary school district...
    • Values the dignity and uniqueness of each individual
    • Promotes responsible citizenship
    • Is the result of a collective partnership of students, staff, parents and community.