mitchell middle school

Mission

To provide a safe, caring and stimulating environment in which to learn and grow.

Vision

We value our academic, social and physical environment.

Mitchell Middle School attempts to provide an academic environment where…

  • all members become a community of learners.
  • learning is recognized as a lifelong process.
  • students, teachers, and parents are team members in the learning process.
  • students take ownership of their learning and feel free to take risks.
  • different learning styles and abilities are acknowledged and appreciated.
  • learning is relevant and meaningful.

Mitchell Middle School fosters a social environment where…

  • everyone feels safe, valued, and respected.
  • there is freedom from emotional and verbal abuse.
  • appropriate behaviour is modeled, explained, and enforced.
  • there is respect for authority.
  • there is a spirit of cooperation, integrity, and community.
  • everyone has something to contribute.
  • the values of the community are supported and reflected.
  • students learn to become good citizens.

Mitchell Middle School hopes to provide a physical environment…

  • which is safe, clean, and attractive.
  • where everyone takes pride in and ownership of the facilities.
  • where nature is respected and cared for.

About

  • We are a Grade 5-8 School with approximately 275 students and 30 staff.
  • We offer a broad range of programs including: French, Band, Choir, Art, Drama, Music, Guidance, English as an Additional Language, Home Economics, and Technical Education. We strive to address the academic needs of all students at their level of ability.
  • We regularly present special programs such as Band & Choir Concerts, and Science, Art, and Multi-Cultural or Heritage Fairs. We pride ourselves in our big school community events, which include, Staff/Student Soccer, Volleyball, Hockey, or Basketball games and/or tournaments. Our student athletes participate competitively in extra-curricular sports such as Cross-Country, Volleyball, Basketball, Badminton, and Track & Field.
  • We are intentional about developing strong relationships between staff and students, and between students across all grade levels.