Core Ideology of MCPS
The Core Purpose of MCPS is to engage all students in high quality education that empowers, inspires and prepares each student for their future.
Core Values of MCPS
STUDENT-CENTERED: We value an environment in which each student is engaged, inspired and challenged each and every day.
EQUITY: We value providing opportunities and a high quality, comprehensive education where each student has the necessary supports and resources to meet their needs and circumstances, including, but not limited to, race, socio-economic status or other individual circumstances.
INNOVATION: We value a culture of creativity, curiosity, forward-thinking, leadership, and excellence for all.
SAFETY: We value a safe environment where our students and staff feel and are secure and valued.
INCLUSION: We value a culture of respect that embraces diversity where individuals feel a strong sense of belonging.
RELATIONSHIPS: We value the trust, independence, support and collaboration we have with our staff, with families and with our communities.