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Mission & Vision

IRSD Mission Statement

The Indian River School District's mission is to assure that students attain the knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to realize their potential, meet the challenges of their life choices, and fulfill their responsibilities as citizens of the State of Delaware, United States and world through a partnership of students, parents, staff, administrators, Board of Education and community.

IRSD Vision Statement

The Indian River School District strives to create an inclusive environment that values and celebrates diversity of and equity for all.

IRSD Equity Mission Statement

We commit to serving as champions of culture and equity by ensuring all students, families, and staff will have adequate tools, training, learning, and experiences needed to be successful in Sussex County, as well as amongst our global and diverse society. We are committed to creating a culturally responsive environment that eliminates barriers which impede student and staff success through the development of a diverse workforce, highly effective leadership, continual professional learning, cutting edge technology, and extensive related and wrap-around services.  In partnership with families and community stakeholders, we will work diligently and collaboratively to promote engagement and inclusivity by practicing effective communication and outreach strategies.

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