Our District's Mission, Vision, & Goals

  • MISSION OF THE DISTRICT

    The Jefferson Davis County School District promotes a rigorous, safe, and nurturing environment in which students are empowered to achieve their full intellectual and social potential by combining high standards, discipline, and character education, with a commitment to individualism, creativity and diversity as students prepare to continue to our global society.

    VISION STATEMENT

    Students in the Jefferson Davis County School District will achieve life-long learning, reach proficiency in academic areas, and contribute to our community in a positive manner.

    DISTRICT GOALS 2021-2022

    Jefferson Davis County School District will:

    1. Improve the reading levels and literacy levels of all students.
    2. Continue to increase attendance, decrease tardiness and lower student dropout rates.
    3. Implement programs and activities to improve student test scores statewide.
    4. Create a climate of high expectations for all students, staff and parents to ensure college and career readiness through innovative technological advances.
    5. Strengthen the effectiveness of communication within Jefferson Davis County School District and Jefferson Davis community by creating partnership with parents, students and staff to develop lifelong learners.
    6. Create and maintain a safe and drug free environment at all districts sites by implementing programs and activities that foster respect for self, others and the environment.
    7. Increase teacher capacity and effective instruction by implementinga top notch professional development plan for teachers.
    8. Continue to improve district finances through conservative decisions in the best interest of the students.
    9. Improve the reading levels and literacy levels of all students.
    10. Continue to increase attendance, decrease tardiness and lower student dropout rates.