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Board of Education Commitments

  1. The members of the Board of Education, along with the Superintendent, Business Administrator, and other district leaders, are devoted to the long term success of the Schalmont Central School District.
    In order to ensure that success, we make the following commitments to the district, its students, stakeholders, and the greater Sabre community:

    Governance

    We are committed to being responsible stewards of the community’s investment in the district. We recognize our responsibility to students, staff, taxpayers, and other stakeholders, and will work as a strong governance team to balance their needs with our dedication to student success.

    Student Success

    We are committed to preparing our students for academic and career proficiency in the 21st Century, and the Profile of a Graduate competencies of Information, Communication and Technology Literacy; Critical Thinking and Problem Solving; Initiative and Self-Direction; Metacognition, Learning How to Learn; Flexibility and Adaptability; and Collaboration and Teamwork as guiding principles of a Schalmont education.  As we believe these competencies require a culture conducive to their success, we will initiate and support the development of a long-range strategic plan based upon the Profile of a Graduate competencies.

    Safety and Security

    We are committed to a safe learning environment for our students and staff. Provide for a safe, secure and orderly environment for all. We will oversee an increased investment in mental health resources and security improvements to the district’s facilities as approved by district voters. We will continually assess new challenges and new opportunities in school security.

    Transparency

    We are committed to engaging the community and our families so that they are informed and supportive of the district’s policies and practices. We will be forthright and honest in conducting district business and will use the many communication tools available to our community to share information.

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