GES Vision Statement:
We believe our students at Gunpowder Elementary should learn in a rigorous, responsive, and safe learning environment where culture and diversity are recognized, accommodated, valued, and respected. Our teaching staff will demonstrate high expectations for all learners. We will promote a learning environment that is driven by interest, ability, and learning style to meet the strengths and needs of our learners. Families are recognized as partners in the learning process. We embrace communication between and among staff and community as we work to create the best learning opportunities for all students.
GES Mission Statement:
Our mission is to inspire students to be lifelong learners in an environment of high expectations, striving to maximize student potential by providing rigorous academic programs and fostering responsible citizenship.