District Mission/Goals

  • District Mission

    The mission of the Washington Township Public Schools is to provide a safe, positive, and progressive environment that provides opportunity for all students to attain the knowledge and skills specified in the New Jersey Student Learning Standards at all grade levels, as to ensure their full participation in an ever changing world as responsible, self-directed, and civic-minded citizens. 
     

    District Goals 

    Goal One:

    Focus on and promote student achievement at all levels for all students with an emphasis on closing the achievement gaps among the various sub-groups, as evidenced through data analysis of standardized test scores, Lexile scores, benchmark assessments, STAR assessments and all others as deemed appropriate.
     

    Goal Two:

    Increase opportunities for special education programs in the least restrictive environment (LRE) through the enhanced use of differentiated instruction in all settings.
     

    Goal Three:

    Optimize the effectiveness of teaching and learning through the increased infusion of technology in all settings, as measured by the SAMR (Substitution, Augmentation, Modification and Redefinition) Model.
     

    Goal Four:

    Prioritize staff communication with parents and students through the frequent and ongoing use of technology that provides information on coursework, assessments, homework, projects, school/classroom events, and any other school-related information.