Focus Areas

Camden County Schools Five Focus Areas and Aligned Goals

Focus Area 1: High Academic Achievement

Raise the academic challenge and performance of each student.

Goal 1.1 Mastery of essential knowledge and skills by all students Goal 1.2 Eliminate achievement gaps among all students Goal 1.3 Rigorous, relevant curriculum that exceeds state and national expectations Goal 1.4 Graduate all students from high school Goal 1.5 Equip students to be successful after high school in academic and career pursuits

Focus Area 2: Quality Teachers, Administrators and Staff

Ensure quality personnel in all positions. 

Goal 2.1 Effective professional preparation aligned with student success Goal 2. 2 Recruit, retain, and fairly compensate a diverse corps of quality teachers, administrators, and staff

Focus Area 3:  Supportive Learning Environments 

Provide safe, orderly environments that support learning

Goal 3.1 Safe, inviting schools, free of harmful behavior that support high student achievement  Goal 3.2 Exemplary facilities to accommodate projected student membership and program offerings. Goal 3.3 Expectations for student attendance and behavior conducive to high achievement Goal 3.4 Relationships with every student that motivate, inspire and challenge them to succeed

Focus Area 4: Effective, Efficient Operations

Develop and manage material sources to maximize student achievement

Goal 4.1 Align all support functions to achieve high-performance Goal 4.2 Fiscal resourcefulness and accountability that provides adequate financial and personnel resources to maximize student achievement

Focus Area 5: Strong Parental and Community Support

Increase Stakeholder understanding, trust and support of public schools

Goal  5.1 Create and sustain meaningful relationships with stakeholders that increase student achievement  Goal 5.2 Build stakeholder trust and confidence Goal 5.3 Recognize student achievement Goal 5.4 Increase community and parent involvement to ensure exemplary student achievement and attendance