Vision & Mission

Wayside Scholar Support Services Vision Statement:

The Scholar Support Services team at Wayside Schools will serve all scholars unique learning needs through ensuring appropriately rigorous individualized instruction and implementing positive behavioral supports. Each scholar and their family are active participants in the educational process and programming to actualize each individual scholar’s potential.

Wayside Scholar Support Services Mission Statement:

The Scholar Support Services team will work towards the Wayside Schools mission and vision by actively supporting the unique potential of every scholar receiving special education services. We will ensure access to a Free Appropriate Public Education (FAPE) in the Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) so each scholar is prepared for their future, is engaged with their community and capable of meaningfully participating in our global society.

Five Foundations

At Wayside Schools, our Scholar Support Services program has five core foundations:

1) Advocacy, 2) Communication & Collaboration, 3) Families & Community, 4) Appropriately Ambitious, and 5) Individualized.