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District Mission

The mission of the School District of DeSoto is to prepare all students to be successful citizens and productive workers.

School Mission

Our mission is to empower all students to become life-long learners able to compete in today's society.

School Beliefs

  • Student learning is the chief priority for the school.
  • Students need to apply their learning in meaningful contexts.
  • A safe and physically comfortable environment promotes student learning.
  • Students need to not only demonstrate their understanding of essential knowledge and skills, but also need to be actively involved in solving problems and producing quality work.
  • All students can learn as a valued individual with unique physical, social, emotional and intellectual needs.
  • Teachers, administrators, parents, and the community share the responsibility for advancing the school’s mission.
  • The commitment to continuous improvement is imperative if our school is going to enable students to become confident, self-directed, lifelong learners.