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MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Bernards Township School District is to provide a superior education which results in academic excellence, responsible behavior, good citizenship and fosters social-emotional development so that ultimately each student will be able to:

  • Maximize his/her potential.
  • Become a contributing member of society.
  • Maintain a commitment to life-long learning.
  • Achieve the New Jersey Student Learning Standards at all grade levels.

 

    PHILOSOPHY

    BERNARDS TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT BELIEVES:

    • Education is our first priority.
    • Intellectual, social, physical and emotional development are essential to a student's education.
    • Children learn in different ways; we have a responsibility to help all students maximize their potential.
    • Students will benefit from a challenging curriculum with high standards.
    • Individual student achievement is maximized by high expectations.
    • Co-curricular and community service activities are important components of effective education.
    • Education provides a foundation for life-long learning, critical and analytical thinking, problem solving, decision-making and respect for the individual.

     

    DISTRICT GOALS
    2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR

    Update district websites and report on the progress of the goals outlined in the district’s instructional technology plan.

    Focus on strategic plan goal attainment with an emphasis on health and wellness outcomes (see strand 1 of the strategic plan).

    Update and present the long range capital projects plan.