Mission

Farmington Public Schools Special Services
Mission/Belief Statement


Mission:

The mission of Farmington Area Public Schools, the center of innovation and the cultivation of ideas, is to ensure that each student reaches his or her highest aspirations while embracing responsibility to community through a system distinguished by:

Supporting individuality while understanding our interdependence

Developing wisdom and integrity of each individual

Nurturing the will to succeed in each student

Customized learning environments

Deep community collaboration

Belief Statements:

*We believe all students with a variety of abilities have value, can learn and are entitled to an equitable education.

*Through collaboration with families, students, general and special education staff, administrators, and community members, our learners will be provided a quality education designed to meet their academic, behavioral, social, and physical needs.

*Specifically designed instruction should be researched based, developmentally appropriate and meaningful with opportunities to learn, socialize, problem solve and function across environments.

*We believe special education students should experience successful transitions between grade levels, settings, programs, and the community.