Your school's mission statement is like a compass that guides your course. When referred to regularly, it helps to shape the goals you set and the decisions you make that lead to your destination. By defining timeless values that do not change, it provides direction for strategies that do change. Your school's goals, principles, and philosophies should be visualized and communicated. Proudly display your mission statement in your admin area on a large colorful customized banner for all to see.