Based on current health guidelines, Power Up is cancelled. Designated funds in support of these programs may be repurposed for fall extended learning. This will take into account the disruption in learning caused by COVID-19. A final decision regarding the summer bridge programs will be forthcoming.
Bee Parent & Community Information
The International Baccalaureate – Primary Years Program (IB-PYP) is the official school reform model for Morris Brandon. Throughout the school, each grade level teaches six integrated units called the Program of Inquiry, each with an international perspective and focus on specific themes.
Morris Brandon Elementary School – Mission & Vision 2019-2020
Morris Brandon Mission & Vision (2020)
It is the MISSION of Morris Brandon Elementary to develop students’ academic, social, and emotional needs by engaging our entire school community to work collaboratively while fostering international-mindedness and a love for learning.
It is the VISION of Morris Brandon Elementary School to educate the whole child by teaching empathy, open-mindedness, compassion, and critical thinking while giving every student what they need to be successful lifelong learners.
At Morris Brandon Elementary, we value:
- The whole child.
- Our entire global community – students, parents, staff, community members, business partners, and people outside our community.
- Inquiry, creativity, critical thinking and innovation.
- Learning through play.
- The unique perspectives of others.
- Empathy toward other peoples and cultures, and our environment.
APS Mission & Vision (2020)
Our mission is to ensure that with a caring culture of equity, trust and collaboration, every student will graduate ready for college and career.
Our vision is one of a high-performing school district where students love to learn, educators inspire, families engage, and the community trusts the system.
IBO Mission (2008)
The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.
These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.