• Philosophy

    F. M. Day Elementary School Staff Fundamental Beliefs and Commitments

    “Our school community empowers all students to reach their full potential.”

    We believe: all students can learn. in the strength of diversity. parents are a child’s first teacher. a safe, nurturing environment promotes learning. in establishing and maintaining high expectations for all. instruction must be driven by the changing needs of students. in continuous professional and school improvement.

    Therefore, we commit to: empowering each individual to reach his/her potential. differentiating instruction based on student needs. helping parents be involved in their child’s education. building positive relationships between all staff, students and community members. developing a consistent language and common focus throughout the school. utilizing evaluated assessments to plan and teach. impacting practice with collaborative dialogue and focused staff development.