Vision and Mission

Vision Statement

Learners are innovative thinkers who are successful, confident, respectful and caring.

Mission Statement

Lethbridge School Division is inclusive, forward-thinking and accountable for engaging students in quality learning experiences that develop strong foundations, innovative minds and responsible citizens.

Guiding Principles

The Board believes a focus on learning builds capacity for continual improvement, innovative thinking, and confident, caring, and respectful citizens.

The following principles provide the foundation for our learning system.

Learning Foundations

  • Every individual can learn.
  • Learning is a lifelong activity.
  • Learners that grow are resilient, adaptable and confident.
  • Students learn in different ways and at different rates.
  • Innovative thinkers engage critically and creatively.

Cultural Foundations

  • Schools are welcoming, safe, caring, and respectful.
  • Diversity is celebrated in an inclusive culture.
  • Students are empathetic and responsible for the well-being of self and others.
  • Schools inspire a passion for learning.

System Foundations

  • Our system functions within the structure of Alberta Education.
  • Priorities and decisions are further guided by collaboratively developed educational goals.
  • Parents/Guardians are foundational to their children’s learning.
  • Quality education goes beyond the school walls and involves opportunities for engagement within the community.
  • High standards result in successful school completion and transition to the adult world.