Description of the mission and what defines the purpose of the organization:
The Mount Union Area School District prepares all children for success and productivity in a global society by encouraging the fulfillment of individual hopes and dreams. Our mantra has become during the 2010-2011 school year, "Proactive for Students!"
Description of the shared values:
Trust: Relying on the integrity, ability and character of those around us and of our organization as a whole.
Respect: Honoring ourselves and those around us, daily.
Compassion: Recognition of the plight of others, coupled with an intense desire to help them overcome it.
Ownership: Having a stake or sense of self in the creation of and operation of our systems and the fulfillment of our individual destiny.
Accountability: (added 2010) responsible to someone or for some action; liable; answerable
“There is a shift in students’ lives from media consumers to media creators: Over half of all teenagers are not just media consumers, but are also media creators.”
Lenhardt & Madden