Emerson Elementary School's faculty and staff envision the development of all students to their utmost potential by providing the best possible educational environment and experiences, including the enhancement of cultural values.
In addition to the Vision and Mission statements we have established a Core Values program for our students. This includes:
We pursue the highest standards in academic achievement and organizational performance. We strive for excellence in the pursuit to educate the whole child.
We build positive relationships through honesty, respect and compassion, which enhance the self-esteem, safety, and well-being of our students, families and staff. We do this with integrity, consciously knowing that our best interest in the well-being of the students.
We foster an environment that serves all students and aspires to eliminate the achievement gap. We foster equity by cultivating a supportive setting that offers equal opportunities as well as a community of life-long learners.
We honor the diversity of our community by working as a team to ensure the educational success of all of our students and recognize that our obligations go beyond our professional responsibilities to promote democratic principles.