The Mission of the Gasconade County R-II School district is to inspire lifelong learners who are self-sufficient and ethical citizens.
The faculty, staff, and administration of the Gasconade County R-II School District, in partnership with students, parents, patrons, businesses, and organizations are committed to providing our students with the best education possible. With a focus on student achievement, the district will provide safe, secure, and clean facilities, nutritious meals, safe transportation, well trained and highly qualified teachers, a diverse curriculum, and a variety of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. In an environment of high expectations and personal support, each student will excel and reach his or her full potential.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
To offer support and training for all new teachers to the district (new to the profession and new to the district).
To encourage staff members to attend/participate in workshops, interviews, seminars, etc. that will assist staff in meeting individual professional development goals, with a focus on, but not limited to assessment and analysis, research based instructional strategies, instructional technology, curricular alignment (including state and federal standards including the Common Core State Standards), writing across the curriculum, and educational best practices.
To continually evaluate and provide support for the mentor and new teacher program.
To continuously evaluate, update, and improve the written curriculum.