NEASC/Norwalk High School’s Core Values and Beliefs

Norwalk High School’s Core Values and Beliefs


Norwalk High School, a community of students,teachers, administrators and families, embraces its diversity and encouragesintellectual curiosity.
 
We value a safe, accepting culture rooted ina rigorous, relevant curriculum rich with technology and artisticexpression.
 
We must challenge students to becomeknowledgeable, ethical citizens capable of making independent and collaborativedecisions in real-world settings.
 
We must prepare students for the social,civic, and technological demands of the 21stcentury inorder to effectively participate in an ever-changing globalsociety.

Academic Competencies:

  • Students will demonstrate effective literacy skills by communicating through writing, reading and speaking.
  • Students will be critical thinkers and effective problem solvers in real-world settings.
  • Students will use technology ethically and effectively to enhance their learning.

Social Competencies:

  • Students will work effectively as a collaborative member of a group.
  • Students will participate responsibly in their education.
  • Students will communicate an understanding and empathy for global perspectives.

Civic Competencies:

  • Students will demonstrate the ability to be contributing members of their community.