• The Orange Board of Education


    Vision 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."


    Mission Statement

    • 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.


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    The Office of Early Childhood Learning


    Vision Statement 

    Our mission is to develop bright, confident, compassionate, happy, and socially and emotionally well-adjusted young scholars. Scholars who are filled with the joy of learning and empowered to use their creativity, exploration, and forward-thinking skills to transform the world to make it a better place for everyone. We expect our young scholars to soar to their greatest potential and become bright shining lights in society with the ability to successfully compete in the 21st century global economy.   


    Mission Statement 

    Our mission is to build the capacity of young learners by utilizing a strength-based approach to teaching and learning that emphasize: (1) equitable and meaningful learning experiences, (2) positive teacher-scholar relationships, (3) culturally responsive teaching, (4) developmentally appropriate practices, and (5) play in safe and nurturing learning environments. Our mission is to support teachers in cultivating a culture that builds essential early academic foundational skills, social and emotional skills, and physical skills that will inspire young learners and prepare them to become dynamic leaders of tomorrow.  


    Orange Early Childhood Center


    Vision Statement 

    It is the vision of the Orange Early Childhood Center to develop a diverse, inclusive, and respectful school community, honoring our diverse backgrounds. Our goal is to maximize the development of the whole child while using a comprehensive research-based curriculum aligned with the NJ Preschool Teaching and Learning Standards. We are committed to social justice and developing children’s advocacy and activism skills to be leaders of a more just and equitable world. 


    Mission Statement

    The Orange Early Childhood Center is committed to providing opportunities for growth and development by using a holistic approach that embraces and honors all cultural values and beliefs in a diverse learning environment. Our mission it to prepare all students for lifelong learning and responsible citizenship by emphasizing equity and access for all students, families, staff, and the community.