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Mission Statement

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 compassion.
  • 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)