NCS Equity Statement

 

Norton City Schools


Equity Statement:

Norton City Schools is striving to maintain educational equity by ensuring that every student has access to the right resources they need at the right time in their education, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, language, nationality/immigration status, disability, family background, or family income. We will strive to establish and support an inclusive climate because we believe diversity enriches the educational experience for students and faculty alike.

Equity: Resources, experiences, and education will be provided by NCS to all students based on the needs of the student.

Equality: All NCS students will have access to the same resources in the educational setting.


Norton City Schools is striving to maintain educating every child for lifelong success as we provide a safe and productive learning environment. We continue to maintain our commitment to
nondiscrimination and equality in all our programs, services, and activities. We are committed to fostering and celebrating compassion, kindness, and respect for diversity and individuality in all our staff and students.  Tolerance and empathy are qualities we strive to instill in our students, families, and community.

Norton City Schools strives to uphold diversity in our schools, community, and society. We believe in the importance of creating a school environment that develops opportunities for authentic connections, learning opportunities, trusted relationships, and success for all individuals. We believe in developing partnerships with families, stakeholders, and community supporters to ensure individual student success.

We commit to working with our City Leadership to do all we can to support and care for every student in Norton City Schools.