Mission Statement and Beliefs

Troup County School System Mission:
The mission of the Troup County School System is to educate all students in a challenging and safe learning environment, so they will become productive citizens in a diverse and changing world.

 

Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Mission:
The mission of Berta Weathersbee Elementary is to educate all students in a challenging and safe learning environment, so they will become productive citizens.

 

Berta Weatherbee Belief Statements:

This we believe….

  • All students can learn, achieve, and succeed when they are actively engaged in a developmentally appropriate learning process.
  • A safe and physically comfortable environment promotes student learning.
  • Students’ self-esteem and individual performances are enhanced by challenging expectations, positive relationships, mutual respect, and the opportunity to make appropriate decisions.
  • Teachers, parents, students, and community must share the responsibility for the support of the school’s mission.
  • Cultural diversity increases student understanding of different people and cultures.
  • Exceptional students require exceptional services and resources.
  • The best interest of each student drives our decision making process.
  • Students, teachers, parents and the community share the responsibility for their learning as well as their actions.
  • Communication and cooperation between school and home is crucial for optimal student achievement.
  • All stakeholders impact the education of a child.