North Smithfield Mathematics Mission Statement To foster the success of all students, our mission is to engage them in a challenging mathematics curriculum, driven by standards-based instruction and focused on mathematical practices, skills, concepts, and problem solving.
MATHEMATICS PHILOSOPHY STATEMENT
In North Smithfield, we believe the Mathematics Program will:
Establish clear and high expectations aligned to the Common Core State Standards.
Provide high quality standards-based instruction for students, using best practices, analysis of available data, and a variety of assessment strategies.
Encourage students to become confident and effective communicators, skillful problem-solvers, critical thinkers, and life-long learners.
Provide students with opportunities and resources to develop mathematical skills and practices they need to pursue college and career goals and to participate fully as informed, productive members of society.