Mission and Vision

NWMS Mission Statement:

The mission of Norwood Middle School, in partnership with all stakeholders, is to provide a safe, respectful, and relevant learning environment that promotes self-advocacy to ensure each student reaches their maximum potential.

NWMS Vision Statement:

The vision of NWMS is to reach our Annual Measurable Objectives and close achievement gaps by:

  • Increasing the overall academic achievement of all students across the curriculum by having clear, high, and relevant expectations aligned with state standards.
  • Providing intervention and enrichment programs for all students based on their ongoing assessment performance.
  • Increasing the literacy for every student across the curriculum.
  • Providing multiple methods of communication with home and community.
  • Fostering a safe, respectful, and consistent environment conducive to learning by modeling positive social skills and character traits.