Bill E Young Jr. Middle School

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Mission & Vision

Mission, Teacher and Student Creed

Mission Statement: The mission of BYMS, a learning community with a tradition of high expectations, is to ensure an educational experience where students achieve their academic, personal, and social potential through a system of learning distinguished by:

  • A comprehensive and rigorous curriculum.
  • A school environment of responsibility, service, respect, and trust.
  • A variety of academic and social support programs and interventions.
  • A partnership with family and community.
  • A celebration of individual and school-wide achievement.
  • A technology rich environment 
 
The Four Attributes of a student and a teacher are:

Loyalty, Integrity, Duty, Selfless Service

We believe that:

All students have a right and a responsibility to learn. All teachers have a right and a responsibility to teach.

Therefore:

We will show respect for others and ourselves. We will cooperate and follow rules. We will be on time, with materials, and prepared for work. We will show respect for all property.

Teacher Creed

I am a Bill E. Young Jr. Middle School Teacher. There is none more professional than I. I am a member of the finest school in this valley – an educator of children. Because I am proud of the career I have chosen, I will always act in ways creditable to Bill E. Young, Jr. Middle School and the students in my care. I am proud of my students. I will do all I can to make them the finest in the state of California. I will be loyal to my students. As a teacher, I realize that I am a member of a time-honored profession - which I am doing my share to keep alive the principles of freedom and education for which my country stands. No matter what situation I am in, I will remember the attributes of a teacher- loyalty, integrity, duty, and selfless service. I will use every means I have, even beyond the line of duty, to implement excellence among my students and peers. I am proud of my school and its students. I will always make the teachers in this school proud of the service I represent, for I am a Bill E. Young, Jr. Middle School Teacher.

Student Creed

I am a Bill E. Young Jr. Middle School Student. There is none more professional than I. I am a member of the finest school in this valley – because I am proud of my school I will always act in ways creditable to the Bill E. Young, Jr. Middle School. I am proud of my teachers. I will do all I can to make my school the finest in the state of California. I will be loyal to my school. As a student, I realize that it is my obligation to always do my best and never settle for mediocrity – I understand that I am doing my share to keep alive the principles of freedom and education for which my country stands. No matter what situation I am in, I will remember the four attributes of a student- loyalty, integrity, duty, and selfless service. I will use every means I have, even beyond the line of duty, to implement excellence among myself and my peers. I am proud of my school, its staff, and students. I will always make the staff and students in this school proud of the service I represent, for I am a Bill E. Young, Jr. Middle School Student.

Character Traits

September: COURTESY

October: COMMITMENT

November: RESPECT

December: APPRECIATION

January: INITIATIVE

February: RESPONSIBILITY

March: SELF-DISCIPLINE

April: HONESTY

May: COOPERATION

June: SUCCESS