State of the Schools 2018

Dr. Gregory C. Hutchings, Jr., speaks to an audience of Shaker Heights High School freshmen and sophomores on Thursday, March 15, 2018. Click the link below to watch!
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Strategic Plan 2014-2019

Over the summer, the Board of Education adopted a five-year Strategic Plan, with implementation to begin in July 2014. The plan was developed by a broadly representative 44-member team. It establishes priorities in academics and student experience, continuous improvement, policy, human resources and facilities, communications, and finance. The full plan may be downloaded at the bottom of this page.


Our Aspirations:
Excellence • Equity • Exploration

Our Mission:
The District will nurture, educate, and graduate students who are civic-minded and prepared to make ethical decisions; who are confident, competent communicators, skillful in problem solving, capable of creative thinking; who have a career motivation and a knowledge of our global and multicultural society.
Our Vision:
Shaker is the first-choice school district for all students.
Our Core Values:
We believe:
  • Each student is valued.
  • Every student must succeed.
  • Diversity makes us stronger.
  • Breadth of experience is vital.
  • Fiscal responsibility is essential.
  • We are all accountable.

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