Mission, Vision, Beliefs, Goals


The Beaufort Middle School community envisions learners engaged in personalized, arts-infused, relevant experiences that guide and prepare students for an ever-changing global society.


Beaufort Middle School’s Mission is to guide, prepare, and engage learners to succeed academically, artistically, and technologically in the future they create and serve.


  • Everyone has the right to learn and work in a safe, caring, supportive environment
  • Universal student voice is honored and valued in a learning community that thrives with mutual understanding and respect
  • Character matters: integrity, empathy, responsibility, and respect
  • All students thrive when they take ownership of their learning through each stage of their physical, emotional, and cognitive growth
  • Life-long learning essential to reach one’s potential and is best learned from those who model it
  • Effective, authentic learning is differentiated, collaborative, responsive, adaptive, and student-centered.
  • All students are entitled to wide-ranging and arts-infused learning experiences that ensure they have the skills necessary to be competent, confident, successful learners
  •  Embracing diversity fosters the development of responsible, productive global citizens
  • The unique talents of our learners and the community promote investment, involvement and mutual connections
  • Open, transparent, shared communication is necessary for school effectiveness


  • Goal 1: Purpose and Direction: Beaufort County School District maintains and communicates  at all levels of the organization a purpose and direction for continuous improvement that commit to  high expectations for learning as well as shared values and beliefs about teaching and learning.
  • Goal 2: Resources and Support Systems: Beaufort County School District has resources and provides services in all schools that support its purpose and direction to ensure success for all students.
  • Goal 3: Teaching and Assessing For Student Learning: Beaufort County School District’s curriculum, instructional design and assessment practices guide and ensure teacher effectiveness and student learning across all grades and courses.
  • Goal 4: Documenting & Using Results for Continuous Improvement: Beaufort County School District implements a comprehensive assessment system that generates a range of data about student learning and system effectiveness and uses the results to guide continuous improvement.
  • Goal 5: Governance and Leadership: Beaufort County School District operates under governance and leadership that promote and support student performance and system effectiveness.