VISION CHARTER SCHOOL STRATEGIC PLAN 2015-2016
School Mission: To create well educated, respectful citizen leaders in a K-12th grade College Prep Science and Art School.
Grades Served: The School serves students in Kindergarten through twelfth grade.
Vision/Design Elements: Vision Charter School shall implement and maintain the following essential design elements of its educational program:
Arts and Sciences – Language arts, fine arts, and science will be emphasized at all grade levels. Students will acquire and apply knowledge.
Character and Leadership Development - Character development is considered a fundamental purpose of education and will be fostered through a child-centered educational model built on high behavioral and academic expectations. The comprehensive character education plan will tap into each child’s innate need to know boundaries while protecting his/her dignity.
Small School Environment - The school will provide a small, safe educational setting in which students and faculty know each other personally.
Music Training - Elementary students will be taught basic keyboarding through general music courses. A music curriculum for older students will focus on the development of fundamental musician skills, while also exposing students to local musical heritage and culture.
Second Language - Students in all grades will be exposed to a second language, with a primary emphasis on Spanish.
An Enriched Curriculum For All Students - An enriched, gifted and talented curriculum will be offered for all students. At the high school level, advanced or college credit level courses will be available for all core subjects.