Mission Statement

Mission Statement and Core Beliefs

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.


Our Core Beliefs and Commitments

In SAISD we believe:

  • Every student can learn and achieve at high levels.
    • We will make all decisions based on attaining student achievement at or above grade level.
  • We are responsible for the education and safety of every student.
    • We will ensure that all decisions, actions and resource allocations are made in the best interest of the students.
    • We will ensure a safe learning and working environment for all students and employees.
  • We are responsible for the efficient and effective operation of the school system.
    • We will ensure fiscal responsibility to the taxpayers of the District.
  • Everyone should be treated with respect.
    • We will ensure a high level of professionalism, customer service and respect for everyone.
    • We will lead by example.
  • People support what they help create.
    • We will maintain the collaborative process for decision-making.



Our Core Values

In order to achieve our goals and attain our commitments we expect the following values to guide the behavior of all employees:

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



Marlon Davis