Board of Education Meeting – 3/09/2022

Mission Statement: Emporia Public Schools: We Engage, We Empower, We Inspire

Priority I: Students Achievement & Success: Develop inspired and engaged learners through a safe and caring learning environment which fosters a balance of academic and social-emotional success. 
  • GOAL:  Improve achievement for all students.
  • GOAL:  Support the social-emotional development of our educational community.
Priority IICulture & Communication:  Grow relationships by engaging our diverse community through intentional, meaningful opportunities and purposeful communication.  
  • GOAL:  Create purposeful, community-wide educational activities that promote an inclusive culture of learning.
  • GOAL:  Utilize multiple means of communication to engage all stakeholders. 
Priority III:  Resources & Infrastructure:  Develop and maintain infrastructure and resources that meet the ongoing needs of the educational community while maintaining financial security.
  • GOAL:  Actively recruit and retain skilled, caring, diverse, and student-focused staff throughout the organization with competitive compensation and benefits.
  • GOAL:  Provide, maintain, and evaluate safe and secure learning environments that meet the ever-changing, diverse needs of our students and staff.
  • GOAL:  Provide Instructional resources and professional development to meet the ever-changing, diverse needs of our students and staff.

Approved by the Board of Education on March 9, 2022


Vision: Building futures, one student at a time.

Emporia Unified School District 253
1700 W. 7th - P.O. Box 1008
Emporia, KS 66801 - 1008
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