About Us

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Our Mission 

The mission of Newington Forest Elementary School is:

  • To deliver the highest quality instruction, accepting that all students can learn regardless of their background. All students should and will achieve.
  • To promote strong character and respect among every student–no exceptions.
  • To accept our responsibility to partner with families to promote student success.
  • To support school staff in their pursuit of professional growth.
  • To constantly evaluate our achievements in meeting our goals and to work for constant improvement.

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Our Vision

The community of learners of Newington Forest Elementary School envisions a diverse community of learners working together to achieve their limitless potential as moral, conscientious citizens.

  • Students will develop an awareness of community resources and how they can make a difference within that community.
  • Students will develop a sense of purpose and an awareness of societal responsibility.
  • Students will be sensitive to individual differences.
  • Students will accept diversity.
  • Students, parents, and staff will collaboratively be accountable for high achievement in the classroom and within the community.

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Our Beliefs

The Newington Forest School community recognizes that all students can learn. We will engage in on-going assessment to monitor learning. We will remediate and challenge all students using a variety of strategies, programs, resources and best instructional practices. We will work collaboratively to set and maintain high expectations and offer a challenging, stimulating curriculum.

We Believe:

  • All students can learn.
  • The partnership between family, community, and school is essential to our success.
  • In remediating and challenging all students using research-based best instructional practices.
  • Technology plays a key role in preparing children for twenty-first-century learning.
  • Individual needs of each child are recognized and met through differentiation.
  • Students should be safe, responsible, and respectful.
  • In helping students to recognize their talents and to make positive contributions to society.

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