Vision / Mission Statement
Butterfield Elementary School "Everyone Wins Because Everyone Improves"
Butterfield Elementary School has a tradition of high academic standards, students who set
goals, a strong community spirit, and a unique behavior philosophy. We believe all
students should be safe. We believe all students can be respected and respectful. We
believe all students can achieve and should be recognized. We will remain committed to
these traditions and beliefs.
High academic standards help students learn at their
maximum ability and become life-long learners. Teachers will act as facilitators in the
learning process. Students will consistently strive to achieve high standards.
Goal Setting is central to the success of our students.
Students will learn the life-long skills of setting goals, devising strategies, and
evaluating their progress.
Strong community spirit provides stability. Students,
parents and staff will participate in a variety of activities that foster that spirit.
High standards for individual behavior teach students
valuable life skills. Students will take responsibility for their actions and solve
Safe students are less distracted and more able to
achieve academically. Our school community will ensure a safe environment for learning.
Respectful students are respected. Consideration for
others will be a priority for all members of the Butterfield community.
Achievement and recognition are the right of every
student. All students will be expected to achieve to their highest potential, and their
successes will be celebrated.