Mission Statement

The mission of Bonita Vista Middle School, a dynamic learning community with a tradition of academic excellence, is to empower students to succeed in middle school and beyond through a system of learning distinguished by:

A rigorous and relevant curriculum A broad range of opportunities that support student success A climate that promotes strong parent, community, staff and student collaboration A safe and nurturing environment that embraces diversity A school culture that promotes personal integrity

Expected Student Learning Results (ESLRs)

1. Self-Directed Learner:

•Works toward achieving personal and educational goals

•Maintains mental, physical and social wellness

•Acts responsibly, honestly and ethically

2. Culturally Empowered Community Member:

•Contributes to and models democratic values

•Promotes understanding of self, others and the environment

•Demonstrates acceptance of a global perspective and cultural diversity

3. Effective Communicator:

•Listens, speaks, reads and writes appropriately

•Uses symbols and relationships to clarify mathematical concepts

•Uses technology to access, manipulate and produce information

•Uses and responds to creative and artistic expression

4. Productive Individual:

•Uses critical thinking to solve problems and make decisions

•Identifies, plans and uses resources effectively to produce quality work

•Participates independently as well as in a group to complete tasks