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Mission Statement & Beliefs

Scituate Middle School is committed to producing life-long learners by providing all students an academically challenging integrated curriculum in partnership with the community within a safe and respectful environment while supporting their unique educational, physical, emotional and social needs.
 
We believe that:
 
  • All students have unique talents and abilities
  • All students can learn
  • Education will accommodate and challenge the diverse learning needs of students
  • All students are provided a standards-driven learning environment
  • Schools prepare students to be creative thinkers, problem solvers and effective communicators
  • Schools empower and encourage students to be responsible citizens, productive and collaborative workers, and life-long learners in a technological, changing global society and economy
  • Education is the shared responsibility of home, school and community
  • Schools must be safe, healthy, secure, nurturing learning environments which respond to changing educational needs
  • All people learn in different ways
  • Education enriches the quality of life
  • All interaction within the educational community must be conducted with dignity and mutual respect