1. BPS will provide rigorous, effective, and engaging curriculum, instruction, and enrichment. Special focus will be given to the following areas:
a) Literacy, particularly in early and transition years, to build a strong foundation for academic success across all subject areas and across all grades.
b) College readiness and/or career preparedness.
|2. BPS will continue to foster an environment of high expectations combined with targeted interventions and support in order to meet the learning needs of all students.|
|3. BPS will provide equitable access to quality facilities and highly effective programs.|
|4. BPS will implement strategies to ensure every school will have highly effective school leaders, teachers, and staff. The workforce will reflect the rich diversity of the students BPS serves.|
|5. BPS will continue to increase school autonomy and support to schools while also strengthening clear systems of accountability for both central office and schools.|
|6. BPS will empower, support and hold accountable school leaders, teachers and staff to effectively engage with families, partners, and the community to foster shared responsibility for student achievement.|