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Vision and Mission


Carroll County Schools will be recognized as a premier school district.



Carroll County Schools develop globally competitive college and career graduates.


Guiding Principles

Carroll County Schools focus on student learning, growth and success as the foundation of achievement.

  • Students come first.
  • Students learn in different ways and at different rates.
  • Effective teachers have the greatest impact on learning.
  • Learning is a shared responsibility - school, home, and community - for which we are all accountable.
  • A safe, healthy, and positive environment for students, teachers, and staff affects achievement.
  • All students and employees are valuable and are treated with dignity and respect.
  • Continuous improvement efforts must be flexible, responsive, and aligned to meet the needs of our students, teachers, and community.
  • Community-based schools foster stakeholder engagement and loyalty.
  • Student success is necessary for economic growth and world readiness.


Strategic Goal Areas and Performance Objectives

Student Achievement and Learning

  • Improve Student Master of Curriculum
  • Ensure Students are Nationally Competitive
  • Increase Student Success

 Stakeholder Engagement and Loyalty

  • Ensure School Climate is Safe, Orderly and Enriching
  • Increase Stakeholders Engagement
  • Improve Stakeholder Involvement and Satisfaction

 Efficient and Effective Organizational Processes

  • Maintain a Premier Instructional Environment
  • Ensure Sound Fiscal and Resource Management
  • Improve Support Processes

 Continuous System and School Improvement

  • Sustain a High Quality Workforce
  • Improve Employee Development and Leadership Capacity
  • Ensure Continuous Improvement and Accountability for Performance