Our mission statement is “Knowledge and Responsibility
for Today and Tomorrow.”
Throughout the year we will all work hard to achieve goals that help
students achieve this end.
students enter the Wells Memorial School with a wide variety of abilities and
experiences. It is our aim
to understand, teach, and develop each individual, considering his/her
intellectual, social, emotional, and physical development. The teaching staff and parents must
consider the whole child in acquiring a sensitivity and commitment to the
is a lifelong process. In
understanding this process, we present sequential learning experiences that
build one upon another. Students
meet reasonable expectations that challenge them towards future goals. We believe that students should be
successful at their own level of development. The learning environment fosters an atmosphere of
cooperation and respect that is developed by teachers, students, and
teaching the whole child, we must be aware of all aspects of the child's
development. Students will be
successful when they are respected, can express their feelings and emotions,
and can cooperate with their peers.
The school atmosphere reflects a mutual respect that is developed
between students, teachers, and parents.
has been designated as a federal landmark. It is our goal to develop social skills and pride in the
community that will allow each student to be a contributing member. We practice responsibilities of
citizenship and community living within the town, state, and nation.
believe that each child should have a positive self-image, be accepted as an
individual, and challenged by the learning process. We develop our school program towards these goals,
continually seeking more effective ways to instill pride and achievement in