Mission and Goals

  • The Arlington Central School District mission is to empower all students to be self-directed, lifelong learners, who willingly contribute to their community, and lead passionate, purposeful lives.

    On August 24, 2021, the Board of Education approved the following priority areas and goals:

    Academic Growth and Success

    All Arlington Central School District students will experience rigorous, relevant, and personalized learning opportunities that prepare them for success in college, career, and life.

    Belonging and Wellness

    The Arlington Central School District will create safe, inclusive environments that support the mental, social and emotional well-being of all students. The District will foster a sense of belonging by honoring the dignity of each individual, and by developing students’ abilities to be inclusive and welcoming while affirming students’ personal and cultural identities.

    Communication, Community Engagement, Partnerships

    The Arlington Central School District will facilitate meaningful and open two-way communications that increases awareness and support of District initiatives and enhances the relationships between students, families, and schools. Arlington supports collaborative school-family and school-community partnerships that foster learning and a positive atmosphere in our schools and community.

    Fiscal and Organizational Management

    The Arlington Central School District will maintain a strong financial position in order to support and enhance a comprehensive, equitable education program by ensuring that systems are in place that leverage financial, human, and physical/building resources and that maximize cost-effectiveness.