• I am very excited about the wonderful year we are going to have in Kindergarten. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions or concerns.

    Whitney Shaw

    wjshaw@spart7.org

     

    Mission

    Jesse Boyd Elementary School makes it our mission to inspire and equip young all to become lifelong learners and productive community members through a challenging and supportive environment which promotes academic excellence, confidence, and creativity. 

     

    Beliefs

    • Teachers recognize students as unique, valued individuals who gain the knowledge and skills necessary to apply their learning in meaningful contexts.
    • Teachers, staff, students, parents, and community members should work cooperatively to enhance the education of children in a changing world using a variety of instructional approaches and technology to meet student’s individual needs.
    • All students, staff, and parents should be treated with respect regardless of cultural and individual differences.
    • All Staff members are committed to ongoing personal and professional growth to foster the pursuit of life long learning for themselves and their students.

    Vision

    • As an International Baccalaureate World School, our vision is that each student leaves Jesse Boyd upholding the ideals and attributes of the IB Learner Profile:

      • Principled
      • Risk takers
      • Caring
      • Knowledgeable
      • Balanced
      • Communicators
      • Inquirers
      • Reflective
      • Thinkers
      • Open-Minded

    Values

    • As an International Baccalaureate School, we value the IB attitudes:

      • Curiosity
      • Independence
      • Commitment
      • Tolerance
      • Respect
      • Enthusiasm
      • Appreciation
      • Confidence
      • Cooperation
      • Integrity
      • Creativity
      • Empathy

      Goals

      • To become a model IBPYP school
      • To become a model Reader and Writer Workshop school
      • To become a model school for the use of instructional technology

      Motto

      • Giving every child every chance to succeed.