Rosa Parks Community School Counseling Vision and Mission Statement

    Our Vision
    As a community school, our vision is to establish a solid foundation for lifelong learning by nurturing, guiding, and inspiring all students to achieve their maximum potential. We will establish a viable partnership with parents, staff, students, and our community in order to make a positive and dynamic impact.

    Our Mission

     The mission of RPCS school counseling program is to foster a safe, respectful, and responsible school environment where all students are insipred to compete in the 21st century global community, become lifelong learners, achieve to their full potential, and become productive members of society.

    We see our students as young scholars and future leaders who will grow into lifelong learners, critical thinkers, and effective communicators through community engagement, rigorous academics, and character development.

    Through stakeholder collaboration—students, families, teachers, and the greater Orange community—we will promote academic events and extracurricular activities, community workshops, health clinics, and mentoring programs to meet the intellectual, emotional, and social needs of all students.

    Through a relevant curriculum, integrating technology and the performing arts, we will ensure our students become college and career-ready problem-solvers for the twenty-first century.

    The school community will maintain high standards of respect, pride, courtesy, and safety. We are proud to educate our students of today: “Leave your mark” as leaders of tomorrow.

    Our Creed
    I can, I must, I will succeed.
    I can do or become whatever I believe because
    I am smart, special, and valuable.
    I respect myself and others.
    My words and actions are kind and honest.
    I accept only my best in all that I do.
    I am dedicated to achieving excellence.
    I am PROUD to BE ME!

    The Orange Board of Education

    Vision and Mission Statement



    "The Orange Public School District commits to provide a safe and caring environment where each student is expected to grow and succeed. We pledge to prepare all students with equitable opportunities for college and career readiness, leading to lifelong learning and responsible citizenship in a competitive global community."



    The Orange Public School District in collaboration with all stakeholders is responsible for promoting the academic, social, emotional and personal success of all students.

    With a commitment to academic excellence, the district provides teachers, families, and administrators the tools needed for all students to reach their full potential.

    The district serves all students in our schools, acknowledging their unique backgrounds, cultural perspectives and learning styles.

    The district recognizes that curiosity, discipline, integrity, responsibility and respect are necessary for success.

    The Orange Public School District cultivates a community of 21st century learners where students take ownership of the learning process, achieve high standards of excellence, and focus on academics.