Mission, Vision, Values

Mission:
Graduates of Francis Howell North High School will contribute as productive citizens to our ever- changing global society. Therefore, it is our mission to provide an environment which will inspire students to be lifelong learners and to develop their individual academic, social, aesthetic, and physical potential.

Vision:
High levels of learning are expected and ensured; daily attendance is a prerequisite for academic success. The members of the school community have focused resources including time, skill, and effort, to create the optimal learning environment in which students readily strive for and meet the highest levels of academic success.

School-wide support ensures each student is involved and accepted. The school community is focused on each student setting goals, achieving success and personal growth in a well balanced school experience. All students will participate in at least one extra-curricular activity, and their behaviors will be reflect the PRIDE shield (character, commitment, effort and respect).

Collaboration dominates school culture and improvement. All members of the school community are involved in a collaborative environment embedded into the school day. All opinions are valued, and all voices can be heard as the community moves forward proactively to ensure high levels of student learning and achievement.

Values:
 

  • We provide a safe and caring learning environment where all students are valued and respected.
  • We are committed to using the best teaching practices daily.
  • We monitor and measure student goals and growth using assessments for learning.
  • We are committed to the PLC process.
  • We respect each other's property, both personal and community.
  • We will prepare students for successful transition to the post-secondary world.