The mission of the South Kingstown School Department, in partnership with families and the entire educational community, is to educate ALL of our students in the knowledge and skills necessary to ensure readiness and success in college and career.
The role of the South Kingstown School Committee is to govern the school system with integrity and vision to benefit our entire student population.
•What do our students need to know and be able to do?
•How will we know when they have learned it?
•What will we do when they haven’t?
•What will we do when they have?
School Committee Mission: To provide leadership and oversight of community supported goals, policies, and resources to make certain the South Kingstown public schools deliver a high quality education for all students.
The School Committee is accountable to:
•Ensure a clear focus on the district mission, goals and priorities for student achievement in all deliberations and communications
•Ensure a safe, caring, nurturing, and orderly learning environment
•Ensure our schools have positive cultures and are housed in high quality facilities
•Direct and shape district goals and priorities through policy, planning, and accountability
•Monitor, measure, and communicate effectiveness and efficiency of teaching and learning programs to ensure continuous improvement toward achieving district goals and priorities
•Advocate for the district goals and priorities through communication with students, staff, parents, community, business, and public officials
•Work in collaboration with the superintendent to provide team leadership for the school district