Welcome to DuQuoin CUSD #300

By Dr. Gary Kelly
August 19, 2014

Our Vision:

All students of Du Quoin CUSD will become productive, contributing members of an ever changing society through the collaborative efforts of students, faculty/staff, parents, and the community.

Our Mission:

Du Quoin CUSD will effectively educate and prepare all students to be life-long learners and positive contributors to society and the community through the utilization of diverse and relevant learning opportunities and a supportive learning environment.

We believe:

  • All students can learn.
  • Students and teachers shall be engaged in the learning environment.
  • The school culture will be a positive learning environment for all students.
  • The District will strive to insure that basic human needs for all students will be met.
  • Students will be prepared for a productive life beyond high school.
  • Through supportive parents, all students will come to school ready to learn.
  • Teachers will reach and teach all students.
  • Teachers will strive to motivate and positively influence all students.
  • A coordinated curriculum/instructional process will best meet the needs of our students.
  • Dialogue between the home and school shall be on-going and informative.
  • The District, community, and parents will mutually support the students of our District.

Adopted by the Board of Education as part of the District #300 Strategic Plan 2014