Daily Pledge

  • As a member of the Hough family,
    I work to be excellent in all I do
    and a person of good character.
    I treat others as I would like to be treated.
    I am fair, show care.
    I am responsible, show respect.
    I am trustworthy and a good citizen.

Belief Statements

  • We believe in educating the whole child.

    • All children can learn and perseverance is necessary in the pursuit of excellence.
    • Each learner's strengths should be discovered, encouraged and developed.
    • Meaningful and challenging experiences optimize learning.
    • Personal responsibility is essential in learning, actions and behavior.

    We believe that respect for and understanding of self and others are essential in a learning community.

    • Others are essential in a learning community.
    • A positive, safe, healthy and nuturing environment fosters risk-taking and encourages learning.
    • Celebrating oneness and diversity of humankind produces acceptance, kindness and respect.

    We believe that education requires a collaborative partnership of staff, parents and students.

    • Partnership of staff, parents and students.
    • Parents are valued partners in the education of their children.
    • Building an effective partnership with the school community ensures that everyone is included, informed and involved.