Mission and Purpose

District's Vision/Mission

District’s Vision: Putting Children First

District’s Purpose: The Lancaster County School District believes in putting our children first by…

  • Providing a comprehensive and challenging curriculum.
  • Providing quality, differentiated instruction for students.
  • Holding all personnel accountable for our students and their learning.
  • Preparing students to be productive citizens in the twenty first century.
  • Promoting the recruitment,development, and retention of quality personnel.
  • Developing partnerships with home and community.
  • Ensuring integrated support services.
  • Providing a safe and supportive environment.
  • Valuing the diversity and individuality of every child.
  • Allocating resources in a responsible and equitable manner.

The students of the Lancaster County School District will…

  • Be competent in academic and life skills necessary to enter the workforce or postpone secondary education.
  • Communicate effectively.
  • Use current technology effectively.
  • Think critically and creatively.
  • Be self-sufficient, responsible citizens and contributing members of society.