Goals, Mission and Vision

Mission Statement

To build a positive and safe educational environment with collaboration of staff, students, and community.

Philosophy Statement

All students in the Joaquin ISD need to develop essential academic skills and to acquire a knowledge base on which to build lifelong learning. All students will be taught a core curriculum of English language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, fine arts, health, physical education, and technological literacy. All students will acquire knowledge of citizenship and economic responsibilities and an appreciation of our common American heritage, including its multicultural richness. To the full extent of their individual abilities, Joaquin ISD students will be provided the opportunity to develop the ability to think logically, independently and creatively, and to communicate effectively. Educating our children to be productive in a changing future necessitates an excellent educational system. A system that can accomplish this mission must be characterized by quality, equity and accountability. Instruction must be provided at the highest levels of quality. Educational opportunities and resources must be provided a the highest levels of quality. Educational opportunities and resources must be distributed with equity for all students. The educational system must maintain accountability for demonstrated results and continuous improvement. Such a system will have vitality to prepare our children for changes and challenges of the future, a future that will belong to the educated.

District Goals and Objectives:

  1. The district shall maintain employment practices that provide for high quality staff and support the professional development of all personnel through a well-planned comprehensive staff development plan.

  2. The district shall develop curriculum to secure competency in core academic subjects so that all students reach their full potential.

  3. The district shall continue to improve facilities and prioritize improvements to insure quality education.

  4. The district shall be safe, disciplined and drug free.

  5. The district shall encourage community and parental involvement in the educational process.

  6. The district business is conducted using sound financial management.