The mission at Northridge Middle School is to provide instruction from the North Carolina Essential Standards and Common Core in a nurturing environment with high expectations for all students. Teachers will use Professional Learning Communities to collaborate on best researched based teaching practices to develop students who meet or exceed district and state standards while emphasizing the social, emotional, physical, and intellectual growth of each student.School Vision
The vision of Northridge Middle School is to ensure that
every child is able to enter high school with the academic
and emotional prerequisites needed for high school
sustainability, which would lead to high school graduation.
We further strive to ensure that our students become a
competitive member of the twenty first century global,
educational, and job market.
Education is the key to success. In a unified, collaborative, and motivating environment, students can become great achievers.
Education is a continuous process that requires dedication, responsibility, consistency, and cooperation on behalf of teachers, parents, and students.
Our school must provide a positive, safe environment that is conducive to learning.
The school environment should promote communication among parents, staff, students, and the community as a whole.
School should be student-centered and whole-child focused. This requires respect, enthusiasm, and the courage to get involved and take risks.
Teachers need to use varying teaching strategies to reach all students and their individual learning styles.
Teachers should model the positive behaviors we expect from students.
Teachers are life-long learners who encourage students to develop a love for learning.