The Abington Heights School District is a diverse, dynamic and caring community whose mission is to seek excellence and individual growth by:
Educating students to be inquisitive, independent, literate, culturally aware, lifelong learners able to think critically and creatively.
Developing and supporting a well-trained, valued and committed staff.
Providing a challenging comprehensive program, in a safe and nurturing environment, empowering students to achieve their full potential.
Promoting lifelong civic engagement.
Directing today’s energies, efforts and resources toward achieving our guiding vision.
The Abington Heights School District embraces a culture of excellence and strives to be the best in everything we do.
We believe that:
All students are capable of learning.
Education is a shared student, parent, school and community responsibility.
All students have a right to a quality education that will enhance their lives.
All students have a right to learn in a safe and nurturing environment.
All students have the capability to develop an understanding of and respect for diversity.
It is necessary for all students and faculty to have the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills to remain current with technological advancements.
A variety of teaching methods needs to be employed in order to meet the needs of all students.
Ethical and responsible behavior is needed for the development of a healthy individual. This development begins in the home and continues in the school and community.
The development of a strong work ethic is necessary to enable students to become self-directed and lifelong learners.
It is critical for all students to develop and apply effective oral, written, social and technical communication skills.
The social, emotional and physical development of all students should be nurtured to develop positive self-esteem.
The success of our school is based on clear, effective and positive communication throughout our school community.
(content from the Abington Heights School District Website)