QSD Strategic Plan
Empowering a passion for excellence.
The mission of Quitman School District is to provide a quality educational program that recognizes the wide range of abilities, backgrounds, needs, and interests of our students. In the pursuit of excellence, we will encourage, inspire, and empower our students to succeed through graduation and beyond.
We believe that every person has value
We believe that a safe, healthy and orderly environment is essential to learning We believe that building relationships is integral to our success
We believe that hard work and dedication are necessary for success
We believe that honest and open communication with all stakeholders is vital We believe that collaboration is a platform for educational growth
We believe in providing every student access to a viable curriculum
We believe in integrity and mutual respect for all
Goal I To provide a safe, healthy, and orderly learning environment
A. Maintain a safe environment by increasing safety measures
B. Reduce the number of discipline referrals and suspensions
C. Increase ADA to 95% for staff and students
Goal II To develop open, honest, and responsive communication to build relationships promoting respect for all
A. Increase parental/community engagement as measured by feedback from parents, teachers, and community
B. Increase shared decision making with all stakeholders as measured by surveys
C. Maximize transparency by communicating school events/activities as measured by technology resources
Goal III To invest resources responsibly and effectively to accomplish the district’s vision, mission, and goals
A. Create an organizational structure to maximize personnel effectively as measured by student achievement and retention rate
B. Ensure adequate upkeep of facilities and equipment as measured by maintenance, technology, and transportation plans
C. Ensure instructional programs are adequately maintained in accordance with MDE guidelines
Goal IV To engage students in an instructional program that prepares them for life-long success
A. Increase average ACT score to 20 by 2021
B. Increase number of students enrolled in AP/Dual enrollment courses by 2 % annually through 2021.
C. Ensure quality PD aligned with teacher needs as measured by faculty feedback and teacher evaluations.
Goal V To provide a variety of educational opportunities to develop individuality in each student
A. Increase college and career awareness for 100% of our students
B. Increase the percentage of students involved in extracurricular activities
C. Provide opportunities for students to showcase their talents
CROSS REF.: Policies ABB C Board Powers and Duties
CEB C Duties of Superintendent