Sunday, December 9, 2018
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Mission & Beliefs

Our Mission:

Somerset Academy Inc. promotes a culture that maximizes student achievement and fosters the development of responsible, self-directed life-long learners in a safe and enriching environment.

Our Purpose:

Somerset Academy Inc. is dedicated to providing equitable high-quality education.

Our Beliefs:

  • S - Set high expectations
  • O - Objective
  • M - Meaningful curriculum
  • E - Effective
  • R - Resourceful and responsible life-long learners
  • S - Students who achieve proficiency and beyond
  • E - Evaluate continuously and use data to drive curriculum.
  • T - Teachers who are highly qualified.

Our Core Principles:

  • Effective school leaders
  • Highly qualified staff
  • Data assessments to drive curriculum and educational focus
  • Safe and secure learning environments
  • Effectual governing boards
  • Research-based curriculum
  • Balanced budgets to ensure resources for student achievement, and teacher efficiency.
  • Teamwork with stakeholders: community leaders, parents, students, teachers, administration and governing board
  • Continuous improvement as the main focal point
  • Communications among all Somerset leaders
  • Teacher training and mentoring throughout the academic year