Values

We, the shareholders of Boulder Creek Elementary School community value:

  • Safety

  • Diversity

  • Communication

  • Child-Centered Programs

  • Student Achievement

  • Community Support 

Vision

The vision of Boulder Creek Elementary School is to provide an environment where students, parents and faculty feel welcome, safe and successful.  Students participate in a child-centered, research-based program that addresses unique learning styles.  Faculty receives continuous staff development promoting effective teaching strategies and a challenging curriculum that addresses the individual potential of each student.  Parents are supportive and actively involved.  Diversity is fostered by respect and collaboration among all shareholders.  Communication is evidenced by meaningful, data-driven, parent-teacher conferences, newsletters, feedback and input from all Boulder Creek community members. 

Mission

The mission of Boulder Creek Elementary School is that everyone learns everyday. 

Goals and Objectives

Goal I: To ensure a positive and productive, physical and cultural environment.

  • Maintain a comprehensive plan that ensures a safe, functional, efficient and aesthetically pleasing campus.

  • Enhance the learning climate and culture by promoting and effectively participating in a school-wide citizenship program.

  • Provide opportunities for shareholders to participate in upholding a supportive environment.

Goal II: To advance excellence in teaching.

  • Continue to effective implementation of the Arizona State standards based on a solid, sequenced, specific and shared curriculum.

  • Increase the variety, flexibility and quality of educational practices, by providing differentiated instruction and using researched-based teaching strategies to meet the needs of all learners.

  • Support the professional learning community by increasing the educational development opportunities that are used on priority needs of students and relevancy to teaching and support staff.

Goal III: To raise student achievement to become an "A" school.

  • Increase the percentage of students who excel on the Arizona State Standards through the use of the Core Knowledge® content and the Common Core Standards®.

  • Maintain a systematic and continuous assessment program for every student.

  • Provide and enhance opportunities for all students using student centered learning.

  • All students will produce, in conjunction with parents and teachers, a personal plan for progress that will be reviewed regularly to ensure student growth.

  • Continue to encourage and support after school classes.

  • Expand school-wide technology opportunities for every student.

Goal IV:  To effectively enhance communication to excel in the collaborative process.

  • Identify an enhance opportunities for the consistent use of the collaborative process involving parents and community members.

  • Encourage and support parental involvement by providing continuous, meaningful communication relative to the school program.

  • Provide current information to all shareholders on a school website.

  • Report student achievement on standards based report cards

  • Faculty will participate in vertical and horizontal articulation meetings.