• Our Mission
    Somers Central School District will ignite a passion in each student
    by engaging all students at a personal level to ensure success
    in a global society.

    Our Vision
    The vision for Somers Central School District encompasses three
    fundamental areas, each an important component of the Whole Child —

    • 21st Century Knowledge & Skills
    • Social-Emotional-Physical Wellness
    • Global Citizenship

    Our Values
    We desire to be a school district that —

    •    Believes our schools are the center of our community – a safe place to be and grow.

    •    Leads by example and encourages students to follow their passions.

    •    Holds high expectations for student achievement and character.

    •    Develops a k-12 curriculum, instructional resources, and assessments intended to
          prepare students to thrive in a global community.

    •    Recognizes and celebrates the collective efforts and achievements of the Somers community
          and embraces a healthy balance of participation from all stakeholders.

    •    Values social/emotional/physical wellness as much as academic achievement.

    •    Believes the arts are vital to the core curriculum.

    •    Gives back to the community through service to others.

    •    Understands the law, the constitution, and our civic, ethical and personal responsibilities
          to each other.

    •    Develops relationships that are characterized by honesty, respect and integrity.

    •    Learns from and works collaboratively with individuals from diverse cultures, religions and
          lifestyles in a spirit of mutual respect and open dialogue.

    •    Supports and encourages professional collaboration, district-wide and with local
          organizations, to promote student learning.

    •    Is driven by a sense of continuous improvement.