Welcome to Rockbridge County Schools
2893 Collierstown Road • Lexington, VA  24450• Phone:  (540) 463-7386 • FAX:  (540) 463-7823
   
Home
Schools
School Board
Information
Departments
Contact Us
 
INFORMATION - SCHOOL BOARD MISSION & GOALS
Learning First - Make it everyone’s responsibility!
       
MISSION
All employees of Rockbridge County Public Schools will seek to create challenging learning environments for all students, which encourage high expectations for success.  We will strive to provide developmentally appropriate instruction at all grade levels in grade-level content.  We must instruct in ways, which recognize individual differences and provide opportunities for different learning styles. Our schools will promote and provide safe, orderly, caring, and supportive environments.  We will encourage and expect our parents, teachers, and community members to be actively involved in our students' learning.  Together we will make a difference.
        
GOALS
Put learning first.  All programs should support student learning.
Provide safe and secure environments, which promote and nourish student learning.
Provide balanced instruction in math, English, science, and history, with opportunities for enrichment in the arts and music for all elementary students.
Ensure students are functional, skilled readers by third grade and continue to progress in gaining content knowledge as they become sophisticated in reading to learn
Promote diverse educational opportunities for middle and high school students which prepare them for higher education or skilled workforce entry.
Develop and maintain long-range plans for on-going improvement for our instructional programs, facilities, and staff.
Promote open and honest communication with all stakeholders within the entire school community.
Meet full accreditation requirements from the Virginia Department of Education/Virginia Board of Education at all schools.
   
 

Search Site | Contact RCS | Site Problems | Privacy Policy

Declaration of Non-Discrimination: Rockbridge County Schools offer all programs and activities free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability or gender. Grievance procedures for any forms of discrimination are published in the Rockbridge County Policy Manual located in the public library, in each school and the school board office. Specific complaints under Title IX should be sent to the Assistant Superintendent; Section 504 complaints regarding discrimination should be sent to the Director of Special Education; all other discrimination complaints should be sent to the Superintendent. These persons may be reached at the Rockbridge County Schools Administrative Offices, 1972 Big Spring Drive, Lexington, VA 24450, or by calling (540) 463-7386.