Morgan County Schools
Bylaws & Policies
 

2131 - EDUCATIONAL OUTCOME GOALS

The West Virginia Board of Education (WVBE) includes the following educational goals for students:

 A.All students shall master or exceed grade level educational standards that reflect 21st century skills and learning.

 B.All students shall receive a seamless pre-kindergarten through 20 curriculum designed and delivered with broad stakeholder involvement to promote lifelong learning in a global society.

 C.All students and school personnel shall develop and promote responsibility, citizenship, strong character and healthful living to enable students to succeed in the classroom and the workplace, lead healthy, rewarding and productive lives, and participate responsibly in society.

Morgan County Schools will provide its students with 21st century skills necessary for the following student outcomes: Learning and Innovation Skills (creativity and innovation, critical thinking and problem solving, etc.), Information, Media and Technology Skills, Core Subjects and 21st Century Themes (global awareness, financial literacy, etc.) and Life and Career Skills (initiative and self-direction, among others)

These and other goals are being accomplished when there is valid evidence that the Board's educational programs are making it possible for students to achieve the following educational outcomes, commensurate with their ability and potential:

 A.literacy skills

 B.technology utilization skills

 C.the ability to perform mathematical functions

 D.the ability to make informed choices among persons and issues that affect his/her governance

 E.the ability to assess self and the total environment to know options and choose life work

 F.the ability to perform in the world of work and postsecondary education

 G.the ability to live a healthy lifestyle

 H.the ability to participate in recreational activities

 I.an understanding of the creative arts

 J.a sense of responsibility to facilitate compatibility with others in society and with other cultures

WVBE Policy 2510