Mission-Vision-Beliefs

Mission

The West Allis-West Milwaukee School District develops inquiry-driven, independent learners through instruction that is personalized and engaging, with a focus on college/career readiness and 21st century skill development.

Vision 

The West Allis-West Milwaukee School District, in partnership with family and community, will foster personal excellence and life-long learning for all students.

Beliefs

The West Allis-West Milwaukee School District believes…

  1. All students must achieve personal and academic success to reach their full potential.

  2. Learning occurs in different ways and at different rates; therefore, instruction is personalized, relevant, rigorous and data-driven.

  3. Learning is the shared responsibility of students, staff, family, and business/community partners.

  4. Learning must occur in a safe and secure environment.

  5. We must respect, nurture and celebrate diversity to empower all students to succeed.

  6. Social/emotional development emphasizing strong, positive relationships and character development at all times are imperative in setting the stage for optimum student learning.

  7. Core and elective offerings, fitness and physical development, fine and allied arts offerings, and career and college readiness are all essential components in creating life-long learners and responsible citizens.

  8. We must ensure attainment of college and career readiness skills, employability skills, and the ability to solve problems and think critically.

  9. Students must acquire information, communication, and technology skills and have 24/7access to the digital, dynamic, global information essential in the 21st century world.

  10. On-going professional development and collaboration by all stakeholders are essential components of success.