District Mission, Vision, Goals

Gloversville Enlarged School District Mission Statement

The purpose of our school district is to forge a community partnership that challenges people to reach their full potential as life-long learners and productive citizens in a changing society.

Gloversville Enlarged School District Goals

The Gloversville School District has set the following academic targets for the school year:

  • Increase the graduation rate by 3 percent
  • Reduce course failures by 10 percent
  • Increase the number of students reaching proficiency on the New York State assessments and passing the Regents by 5 percent
  • Increase the number of students reading at or above grade level by 5 percent
  • Reduce the number of students with 15 or more absences by at least 10 percent

Gloversville Enlarged School District Vision

The Gloversville Enlarged School District will inspire and empower our community.

The Gloversville Enlarged School District believes:
  • All of our students are unique learners, capable of being transformative members of the community.
  • A mindset of continuous growth will result in all students achieving their goals.
  • Education, character development, and lifelong learning are key elements to becoming successful members of the community and workforce
  • Effective and caring relationships among students, staff, families, and community members is an essential part of the learning process.
  • In offering efficient, responsive programs and operations

Gloversville Enlarged School District Academic Objectives and District Initiatives

Emphasizing the development of reading, writing, speaking, and problem-solving skills, the district’s “Literacy Matters” initiative serves as a guide for all academic efforts as the district strives to increase the percentage of all students earning a high school diploma.