Winchester Public Schools
The mission of Winchester Public Schools, a vibrant and diverse community of learners, is to have the courage and commitment to inspire every student's passion for excellence in learning.
exhibiting trust, respect, and integrity to create physically and emotionally safe environments.
Collaborative & Inquisitive
by being authentically engaged in enriching learning environments.
Empowered & Prepared
for the emerging opportunities in the global marketplace.
Passionate & Focused
to achieve personal excellence by developing interests, passions, and talents.
participating in and benefiting from open and honest relationships at the school and interpersonal level.
Innovative Learning Environments
We will develop enriched and innovative learning environments designed to meet the unique needs of each student.
Personalized Learning, Guaranteed Curriculum, Balanced Literacy, Project-based Learning, Co-Teaching, Kindergarten Creative Curriculum
Comprehensive Learning Pathways
We will design and implement division-wide, comprehensive learning pathways leading to workforce and college-ready graduates.
Profile of a Graduate, Work-Based Learning, AMPed UP!, and Naviance Career Plans
Trusting and Respectful Relationships
We will teach and model trust, respect, and integrity in all relationships among staff, students, and community.
Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports, Equity Work, American School Counseling Model, Bright Futures, Emergency Plan
Redefining the School Day
We will redefine the school experience to optimize time and integrate learning experiences including business, arts, language, and career.
Dual Language Immersion, Comprehensive Gifted Services, Work-based Learning, Blended Learning
We will develop and implement policies and strategies effectively promoting communication between students, school, personnel, families, and community.
WPS Communication Plan
Highly Qualified Teachers and Staff
We will allocate time and resources to attract and retain the highest quality personnel and we will continually provide effective professional development.
Teach for Tomorrow, Teacher Mentor Program with Skillful Teacher, Competitive Wage and Benefit Plan