The following four pillars shall be used as the framework for the school system’s strategic plan. Clear objectives, appropriate strategies, and measures of success shall be developed, reviewed, and monitored based on these pillars to advance the plan.
I. PROVIDE MULTIPLE PATHWAY OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENT SUCCESS
Upon graduation, Carroll County Public Schools students will be college and career ready. The variety of course options found in the CCPS program of studies empowers students to meet the educational prerequisites to enter an institution of higher learning, the military, or the work force. Targeted interventions, alternative placements, career connections internships, dual enrollment options, online courses, special education services, gifted and talented services, and differentiated course levels are provided to meet the individual learning needs of students.
II. STRENGTHEN PRODUCTIVE FAMILY AND COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS
Carroll County Public Schools’ personnel will communicate openly and honestly to foster a trusting and supportive relationship with parents, community members, business partners, and public officials. CCPS strives to create an atmosphere of mutual appreciation and respect for diversity and encourage unity among all students, staff, and community. CCPS welcomes parent and community volunteers to help with the total school program.
III. DEVELOP AND SUPPORT A SUCCESSFUL WORKFORCE
Carroll County Public Schools will hire and retain highly qualified and skilled employees who are dedicated to the success of our school system and students. Employees can expect to be supervised by experts in their field who provide timely and relevant professional development opportunities and feedback designed to promote their effectiveness and success. CCPS values a high performing and diverse workforce who contribute to a positive educational experience for all students.
IV. ESTABLISH SAFE, SECURE, HEALTHY, AND MODERN LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS
Carroll County Public Schools recognizes that the safety and well-being of our students and staff is our highest priority. Students, parents, and CCPS employees can expect policies, procedures, and programs to be implemented that promote a safe and orderly environment in school, on school grounds, and on school buses, as well as programs that promote healthy life style choices and social and emotional well-being. CCPS strives to provide up-to-date facilities, technologies, equipment, and instructional materials appropriate for a modern learning environment.
The Board of Education currently is in the process of developing a new strategic plan for Carroll County Public Schools. To access the meetings and documents specific to the strategic planning process, please follow the links below.
Meetings, click here
Documents, click here