Mission, Vision, History

Mission, Vision, & Value


FORT ZUMWALT SCHOOL DISTRICT 
 


OSTMANN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 
2013-2014


MISSION STATEMENT 


Ostmann Elementary School is an environment where high expectations for learning are shared between our staff, students and community.  Stakeholders implement best teaching practices and employ innovative and engaging teaching strategies.  Student engagement is enhanced by modeling positive and productive relationships that honor diversity and foster a climate of safety, respect, pride and a sense of community.  Students are empowered to achieve academic success, be life-long learners and productive citizens. 



PILLARS IN SUPPORT OF THE MISSION 


In support of Ostmann Elementary School’s mission individuals will collaborate to ensure that the following is present for all stakeholders: 

1.  Decisions are made based upon what is best for our students.  
2.  Expectations are held high for students, staff, and parents.     
3.  Student learning is continuously monitored to meet individual
student needs. 
4.  The dignity of individuals is held paramount making it safe to 
take risks, to make mistakes, to disagree and to be different. 


SCHOOL MOTTO 


"Exploring the Spirit of Learning"