The Board of Directors of the Emmetsburg Community School District is committed to the following beliefs:

  • Every individual deserves the opportunity to learn.
  • Everyone deserves to be treated with dignity.
  • Everyone is unique and has worth.
  • Every individual has the right to personal freedom unless it infringes on the rights of others.
  • Learning never ends.
  • Everyone can learn.
  • The purpose of schooling is to provide society with productive, literate workers and citizens.
  • Schools and the community need to be equal partners in education.
  • Everyone deserves an equal opportunity for success.
  • Everyone deserves a caring nurturing environment.
  • Health and happiness enhance learning.



Approved      3/15/93           Reviewed   03/20/2019          Revised