Mission, Vision and Core Values

New Bedford Public Schools Mission:

We are committed to developing a community of learners who are academically proficient, demonstrate strong character and exhibit self-confidence.

DeValles Elementary School Vision:

DeValles Dragons are Brilliant Scholars, Kind Leaders, and Careful Community Members.

DeValles Elementary School Core Values:

Work Hard. Be Nice. Stay Safe.

DeValles Elementary School Beliefs about Teaching and Learning:
* What we do every day is IMPORTANT.
* ALL students can achieve their grade level expectations and beyond.
* We will never give up on any child.
* We teach with the whole child in mind.
* Families are our most important partners.