Mission and Goals
Every Student, Every Day, a Success
Within the School District of Grand Island,
- every student will be taught to read, write, and communicate effectively; solve problems; acquire and apply knowledge; and demonstrate mastery through performance to the best of the student's abilities;
- every student will be treated with fairness and dignity;
- every student will experience a sense of belonging, contribution, and success; and
- every student will develop responsibility and show respect for others as well as oneself.
In educating students, we teach hearts as well as minds.
Culture Goal: Foster a positive district culture for all stakeholders.
Teaching and Learning Goal: Develop a comprehensive student centered P-12 education program using best practices and initiatives to meet each student's education needs and engage each student in their learning.
Communication Goal: Focus on effective and consistent communication with all Grand Island Public Schools stakeholders.
Personnel Goal: Ensure that the district has high quality exceptional human resources to accomplish the mission of the District.
Finance Goal: Maximize all sources of revenue to meet the needs and challenges of a diverse and growing school district and community, consistent with all other district goals.
Facilities Goal: Continue to review and update comprehensive facility plan that addresses student needs by utilizing facilities, community partnerships, and resources consistent with board priorities.