Vision, Values & Beliefs


Our primary purpose of improving lives through a quality education is driven by an unrelenting determination to graduate all of our students and prepare them for success in higher education. Our ideology is reflected in our fundamental beliefs, commitments and core values that guide us in our daily practices.


  • Student Centered
  • High Expectations
  • Commitment
  • Passion
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Teamwork


  • Every student can learn andachieve at high levels.
  • We are responsible for theeducation and safety of everystudent.
  • We are responsible for theefficient and effective operationof the school system.
  • Everyone should be treated withrespect.
  • People support what they helpcreate.

Mission Statement

To transform SAISD into a national model urban school district where every child graduates and is educated so that he or she is prepared to be a contributing member of the community.