|Vital Signs for Akron's Future
Akron Public Schools State-of-the-Schools Report
The journey to self-discovery and insight is often portrayed as a solitary enterprise; however, I believe some of the most meaningful paths in life are the ones you travel with others – much like the path for student success that we forged together over the last few years.
Ensuring student achievement remains our primary mission; to have all students learning at high levels and every job in the district supporting classroom efforts, our highest calling. We’ve made real progress on this path by establishing a clear map for accountability and success with these five, district-wide goals:
You have a personal investment in Akron Public Schools; and, in 2011, that return will be stronger than ever. But, as the journey is ongoing, we must remember that success is measured not only by the steps you have taken but by the steps you will take. Moving forward, I am confident the path we’re on is moving us in the right direction.
David W. James, Superintendent
Akron Public Schools