Board of Education

Board of Education

Back Row (left to right) - David Palmer, Bruce Devlin, Rick Lees, Jr.
Front Row (left to right) - Jeremy Anderson, Jan Martin, Sarah Moynihan Bollinger, Barbara Capuano, Kate McLellan, Anne Kirkpatrick

 

Vision Statement

The vision of the Somers Public Schools is to challenge our students and staff to pursue excellence, foster creative expression and to develop a concern for the quality of life for all. Our vision embraces a culture and environment that: promotes life long learning; develops self worth; supports uniqueness and diversity; values independence and interdependence; inspires community and parent involvement; and empowers individuals to make choices that lead to lives filled with dignity, respect, happiness, and opportunity.

Mission

The mission of the Somers Public Schools, a public educational community dedicated to excellence, is to prepare and inspire all students to realize their fullest potential in a challenging learning environment.

Goals

Goal #1: Link state and local curriculum standards, student assessments, and instructions so that students acquire the knowledge and skills they need to succeed.
Goal #2: Integrate technology throughout the district and expand the use of technology in the classroom to sustain a 21st century learning environment.
Goal #3: Maintain school facilities and grounds to provide a safe, healthy environment conducive to learning.


Board of Education