Mansfield ISD Magazine Fall 2016 | Page 6

Mission * Vision * Values * Motto Guiding Statements Vision 2020 Steers District’s Future Direction M ansfield ISD has a new strategic plan for 2016-2021. The plan, Vision 2020, defines the school district’s mission, vision, and core values; and its guiding statements provide clear focus for improvement. “This plan provides a clear sense of direction and purpose for our district,” said Superintendent Dr. Jim Vaszauskas. “I am deeply grateful to the parents, taxpayers, business community, staff, and students who contributed to this wonderful plan. I am fully confident that these guiding statements and values will drive our district to greater heights.” Mission • To inspire and educate students to be productive citizens. Vision • A destination district committed to excellence. Values • Students First • Communication • Continuous Improvement • Positive Relationships • Integrity • Resiliency 4 Mansfield School & Family Motto • Mansfield ISD: a great place to live, learn and teach. Guiding Statements • Students will read on level or higher by the beginning of third grade and will remain on level or higher as an MISD student. • Students will demonstrate mastery of Algebra I • Students will graduate with 24+ college hours • Students will participate in an extra or co- • Our parents and students will have choices by the end of ninth grade. and/or industry certification or a certificate. curricular activity. with educational opportunities.