Mission Statement And Board Goals

Linden Unified School District Mission Statement

The mission of the Linden Unified School District is to ensure the educational success of all
students through high expectations and commitment to excellence and to empower students
to reach their full potential as responsible, ethical, and productive citizens in a diverse and
changing world.
Core Beliefs, Values and Commitments
  • We will ensure excellence by providing a high quality, rigorous curriculum which allows for a
multitude of post-graduate opportunities and career choices.  We will provide a well-balanced
vocational and college preparatory program that includes fine arts, advances placement and
career technical courses.
  • We believe in providing equal opportunity for students to participate in all academic programs
and extracurricular activities.
  • We will promote a culture of mutual trust in an environment of tolerance, respect and
  • We will build a collaborative and respectful environment which promotes a culture of mutual
trust and respect and taking responsibility for one’s own actions where parents, staff,
community and students are engaged together as partners.
  • We believe in sound governance that provides efficient and effective policies that align with
the District goals.
  • We value our high quality staff through the process of recruitment, professional development
and other means of employee retainment.
  • We will provide a safe, healthy, clean and supportive environment which promotes student
learning and fosters student, staff and community pride.

Linden Unified School District

Board Goals 

Goal 1-Teaching   and Learning

All students will engage in learning from  highly qualified  staff,  aligned instruction  with  current  state standards and rigorous curriculum  to maximize potential and be college and career ready.

(Aligns with  LCAP Goal 1}

Goal 2 -  Family and Community Engagement

The District  will build a  collaborative  and respectful  environment  which promotes a culture of mutual trust  and respect  where  parents,  staff, community  members  and students are engaged together  as partners in our educational  program.

(Aligns with  LCAP Goal 2)

Goal 3 -  Accountability

This Board and Administration  will  establish and implement  accountability    practices,  procedures and policies  to  ensure that  all aspects of  the  school  district  are   being assessed for  effectively  meeting defined standards  and criteria.   This is  to  include  accountability  systems for  personnel performance, academic program implementation,  effective budget practices  and assessment of progress  made toward obtaining district  goals and Board self-evaluation.

(Supports  all LCAP Goals)