Our Mission Statement
At Metcalf School, we believe all students can achieve academic excellence and become lifelong learners and productive citizens.
Ø We believe a successful learning community is a place where everyone is accepted and valued.
Ø We have high expectations for students, staff, families and the EWG community that foster teamwork and collaboration which in turn improves achievement.
Ø We believe that explicit instruction of a rigorous standards- based curriculum challenges all students to reach their full potential.
Ø We recognize that a positive and safe environment cultivates an enthusiasm for learning.
Ø We will consistently strive to create a safe environment where risk taking and open communication is encouraged and celebrated.
Ø We will model clear expectations and positive work ethic every day.
Ø We will promote an inclusive environment where individuality is celebrated.
Ø We practice respect, patience and forgiveness on a daily basis.
Ø We assume positive intentions and are committed to equity for all stakeholders in the EWG learning community.
We have established goals in Reading, Mathematics, Writing, Science, Technology, Family/Community, Culture/Climate, and Health/Safety