Mission and Vision

  • Vision

    The Alan B. Shepard community will collaborate with students, families, and each other to provide a safe learning environment and utilize high expectations in pursuit of student success.


    Mission Statement 

    Shepard Middle School seeks to create a challenging learning environment that encourages high expectations for success through development-appropriate instruction that allows for individual differences and learning styles. Our school promotes a safe, orderly, caring, and supportive environment. Each student's self-esteem is fostered by positive relationships with students and staff. We strive to have our parents, teachers, and community members actively involved in our students' learning.


    Shepard Middle School Core Beliefs 

    • We believe supportive leadership promotes a culture of high and consistent expectations, creating an enriched learning environment.

    • We believe high quality instruction led by prepared and passionate teachers fosters an environment where everyone succeeds.

    • We believe a respectful school community engages in effective communication to produce a positive sense of unity.