Mission, Vision and Values

Vision

Every student, every day, prepared to shape tomorrow.

Mission

The Peoria Unified School District prepares every student for a successful future as a responsible citizen who actively contributes to society, the community and the workforce.

The Mission is achieved by:

  • Creating, maintaining and delivering quality curriculum and instruction that meets the needs of all students for the 21st Century and beyond.
  • Providing experience-based, innovative, individualized learning that meets the needs of every student.
  • Facilitating access to quality staff, technology, resources and instruction.
  • Prioritizing relationships and focusing on the safety and social and emotional well-being of students and staff.
  • Implementing and sustaining effective stewardship of community resources.
  • Fostering a culture of active community engagement and inclusiveness.

Values

The Values of the Peoria Unified School District are grounded in our focus on people; students, staff, parents, and community members. These Values shape behavior and drive us to achieve our shared Vision and Mission.

  • Integrity: Our consistent and uncompromising adherence to strong moral and ethical principals is illustrated through our words and behavior.
  • Collaboration: Our collective capacity requires active engagement, meaningful inclusiveness, and trust among stakeholders.
  • Excellence: Our actions are driven by clarity of purpose, a focus on results, and an unwavering commitment to continuous improvement.
  • Equity: Our behaviors are informed through opportunities that ensure equitable access for all staff and students to be successful.