Osage Elementary School is an exemplary school committed to providing the best possible education for all students in a nurturing environment that encourages the joy of learning and respect for others and oneself.
The vision of Osage Elementary School is to provide each student a diverse education in a safe, supportive environment that promotes self-discipline, motivation, and excellence in learning. The Osage Elementary team joins the parents and community to assist students in developing skills to become independent and self-sufficient adults who will succeed and contribute responsibly in a global community.
In order to achieve the above vision Osage Elementary School will:
¨ Create and promote an atmosphere of excitement and curiosity about learning for all students.
¨ Produce problem solvers who can deal effectively in the real world.
¨ Enable students to communicate skillfully and responsibly.
¨ Motivate students to become self-directed learners
¨ Utilize current multi-media and technology in both instructional strategies and student activities so students function successfully in a global society
¨ Recognize the importance of high self-esteem and pride in a job well done.
¨ Create a safe, supportive and nurturing environment
¨ Create an atmosphere that values individual differences and cultural diversity
¨ Encourage and welcome parent involvement
¨ Continue to learn about and apply new educational practices