Our Strategic Plan

  • Blueprint 2021 ensures that the priorities and strategies for the 2021-2022 school year focus on advancing the District’s ongoing work while attending to the unique academic, health, safety, and social-emotional needs brought forth by the pandemic.

    DPSCD Blueprint 2021 Strategic Plan Brochure (PDF)

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    Core Values

    Students First – Make decisions that are in the best interest of students. Use every resource strategically so that we can meet students’ individual needs.

    Excellence – Be relentless in your pursuit of greatness. Be bold and innovate. Learn from your mistakes. Hold yourself and others to high standards.

    Integrity – Do the right thing, even when no one is looking. Be honest. Be trustworthy. Be accountable.

    Equity – Diversity is an asset that makes us stronger. Advocate for the needs of others. Ensure that all members of our community have access to the tools and resources they need to be successful.

    Service – Listen. Empathize. Respond. Own problems and help to solve them.

    Tenacity – Embrace hard work and persevere in the face of challenges. Follow through on your commitments and strive to do your best, no matter what.

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    Transformative Culture - Transform our culture so that students, families, community members, and staff feel safe, respected, and connected.

    Outstanding Achievement - Dramatically improve the academic experience of all students to ensure they are college and career-ready.

    Whole Child Commitment - Champion a whole child approach that unlocks students’ full potential.

    Exceptional Talent - Build an excellent team of dedicated staff to serve our students.

    Responsible Stewardship - Manage and deploy our resources responsibly, transparently, and equitably to support our students’ success.