Mission Statement

We believe in nurturing the hearts and developing the minds of our students.  We provide equitable and rich opportunities for all to belong, grow and learn.  Chester Elementary is a school community that values the uniqueness of every child.



In order to accomplish our mission, we envision a staff that:

  • values and is dedicated to developing a strong sense of belonging for all students and each other.
  • creates a positive, safe and collaborative environment where relationships are built and maintained.
  • intentionally uses collaboration to focus on the needs of all students.
  • focuses on individualized and timely supports that provide students with what they need to grow socially, emotionally, and academically.
  • implements best teaching practices and core curriculum with fidelity.
  • engages in meaningful job-embedded professional development to enhance instructional practices.