St. Paul School - Vision & Objectives

St. Paul School - Vision & Objectives
Vision:
  1. St. Paul Lutheran School serves as a place where God’s Word is taught in its truth and purity and where children have the opportunity to experience, learn, and grow in His word.  Proverbs 27:6 – “Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it."
     
  2. St. Paul Lutheran School serves as an extension of the church in the area of outreach into the Green Bay community where children will have the opportunity to witness their faith.  Acts 4:20 – “We cannot help speaking about what we have seen and heard.”
     
  3. St. Paul Lutheran School serves to encourage and equip children to grow in their faith as life-long servants of the Lord for the church, their families, their community, and the world. Galatians 6:10 – “Therefore as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers.”
     
  4. St. Paul Lutheran School serves to provide an excellent Christ-centered education to meet the needs of all of the students.  Romans 12:6 –“We have different gifts, according to the grace given us.” 

Objectives:
  1. To provide a Christ - centered education that focuses on the Word of God, especially as it reveals God’s plan of salvation, creation, redemption, and sanctification in Jesus Christ. Proverbs 22:6 – “Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not turn from it.”  Ephesians 6:4 – “Bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.”
     
  2. To encourage and teach children to apply the Word of God in service to Him, their families, their church, and their community. Ephesians 5: 1-2 “Be imitators of God, therefore, as dearly loved children and live a life of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.”
     
  3. To prepare children to witness their faith in the Green Bay community and beyond.  Acts 4:20 – “We cannot help speaking about what we have seen and heard.”
     
  4. To teach all subject matter, whether religious or secular, in the light of God’s Word.  II Timothy 3:16 –“All scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training righteousness.” 
     
  5. To pursue academic excellence through a comprehensive and Christ-centered curriculum.
     
  6. To motivate and challenge the students to develop their God-given gifts and talents to the fullest extent of their abilities. Romans 12:6 – “We have different gifts, according to the grace given us.”
     
  7. To provide a team of faculty and staff who serve as role models for the students by their Christian example and who demonstrate a commitment to Lutheran Education through their professional and spiritual growth.  II Timothy 3:14-16 “But as for you, continue in what you have learned and have been convinced of, because you know those from whom you learned it.  And how from infancy you have known the Holy Scriptures which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.”