“Average is Over -- Soaring to Excellence”
At Waverly Elementary/Middle School we will prepare 21st century leaders and learners with high expectations to “Soar to Excellence” in college and careers.
To create a 21st century learning center that implements the latest instructional strategies and educational technologies that fully support gifted and talented students and prepare them to excel in college, become leaders in their chosen careers, and productive members of society. Our vision aligns with shifts in the common core standards, global economy, society, and environment, which animate our mission and our values:
Waverly Elementary Middle School believes that All children can learn. All children have self-worth, need positive affirmation, and should achieve. Each child has dignity and is unique. We can build trust, respect, cooperation, and positive social behavior. On-going staff development can provide us with skills to make positive interventions to achieve our mission and vision. A sense of inclusion and belonging is critical for student development and achievement. Participation in interactive learning, including co-curricular activities, helps affirm students’ self-worth and capacity for achievement.