Mission/Vision Statement

Our Lady of Guadalupe School recognizes and accepts its missionary responsibility to provide quality education and faith-based education for students of all cultures.

 

Our Lady of Guadalupe School is centered on Gospel values that compel each person within the school community to learn and live as disciples of Jesus Christ. With Hispanic heritage and Catholic tradition as our firm foundation, we forward with trust in God and dependence on one another within the community of faith. Quality education and faith development are intricately entwined in the formation of our students who are educated to become the Christian and civic leaders of the future.

 

Philosophy of Education

OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE SCHOOL recognizes parents as the primary educators of children. We strive to assist parents by our dedication to the education of the total person. We provide opportunities for all students to take advantage of programs and counseling which will prepare them for higher education. We recognize and respect the bilingual and multicultural heritage of all families.

 

We provide total education of each student by:

 

  • Offering religious education for students, families, and the entire faith community

  • Respecting and celebrating the multicultural heritage of the school members

  • Promoting family unity in the development of faith, literacy, and matters of justice.

 

We create an atmosphere of the Catholic faith by:

 

  • Providing instruction in the Catholic faith

  • Providing opportunities for students to participate in the preparation of liturgy

  • Promoting an environment in which all persons are treated with respect.

 

We provide a high-quality academic education by:

 

  • Challenging students to become independent and responsible learners

  • Teaching and modeling organizational skills

  • Providing education experiences that actively engage students in the process of learning.

 

We promote care of the earth by:

 

  • Helping students to become aware of the complexity of the interdependence of all created life

  • Encouraging respect for all persons and for all of creation.

  • Providing education in conflict resolution

  • Providing opportunities for esthetic experiences and appreciation of the arts.