2018-19 Board of Education Priorities

  • The GUSD Board of Education, as part of establishing its yearly priorities, has affirmed its commitment to the essential priorities of improving student achievement and maintaining a safe learning environment. The Board recognizes that improving student achievement is a comprehensive TK-12 effort, which encompasses all student groups and subject areas, and that maintaining a safe, orderly learning environment is critical to student success.


    1. Maximize Student Achievement
    • Ensure the long-term success and sustainability of GUSD’s specialized and general academic programs.
    • Ensure that financial literacy is a part of the learning experience for every student.
    • Ensure college savings accounts for every student.
    2. Create a Culture of Learning
    • Ensure the safety and support the social, emotional, and physical needs of our students and staff.
    3. Increase Engagement
    • Engage families and community to support student learning.
    4. Maintain District Solvency and Financial Responsibility
    • Develop and implement a financial plan that reduces and eventually eliminates deficit spending