Strategy 1: We will provide a coherent, rigorous and relevant standards-based instructional program
1-1 Ensure all students receive good first teaching, including the use of student engagement strategies and checking for understanding.
1-2 Ensure all certificated staff is engaged in meaningful collaborative time (Professional Learning Communities).
1-3 Ensure all sites know students by name and by need and provide targeted support for their high priority students.
1-4 Ensure all sites implement a Response to Instruction and Intervention system.
1-5 Ensure all sites operate a master schedule that reflects the needs of students.
Strategy 2: We will build strong relationships based on mutual respect and trust.
2-1 Identify and reinforce relationships through common beliefs and expectations
2-2 Expect, validate and celebrate professional behaviors and accomplishments.
2-3 Encourage and improve trust and positive working relationships with staff, students, families and community.
2-4 Continue to improve and expand modes of communication.
Strategy 3: We will continue to implement a wellness plan for students and staff, in partnership with families and community
3-1 Provide safe and drug-free school sites.
3-2 Promote a youth-driven, holistic approach to optimal health for all students and staff.
3-3 Enhance Wellness Policy implementation by promoting and engaging families, staff and community partners.
3-4 Provide clean, attractive, energy efficient environments at each school site.
3-5 Meet or exceed mandated nutrition standards for all foods available at all VUSD sites.
Strategy 4: We will secure and optimize all resources to ensure our Mission is achieved.
4-1 Align resources to accomplish priorities within a balanced budget while maintaining the priority that our students are our primary concern.
4-2 Pursue both revenue and non-revenue enhancement opportunities.
4-3 Develop and implement strategies to increase student enrollment.
4-4 Provide and adequately maintain the physical facilities, capital equipment, and other resources necessary to achieve our Mission and Objectives.