Our mission at DRE is to create an environment that promotes strong student-teacher relationships and ensures individual academic growth as measured by state and federal standards. Our staff is committed to providing a comprehensive support system that uses best-practices in assessment and instruction, a challenging and relevant curriculum, and researched-based interventions to ensure that all students succeed.
All community members, parents, students, and teachers (stakeholders) are mutually respectful, responsible, and cooperative. Parents and staff work together with the purpose of helping students become productive members of society. Students are a part of a safe and nurturing learning community where they will all become independent learners. Students, parents, and staff will build and maintain personal connections that are strengthened and nourished through supportive interactions.Instruction will incorporate a variety of mediums including technology to accommodate different styles of learning.Research-based assessments and individualized instruction provide meaningful, and engaging lessons and interventions to assure all students succeed.Students are given opportunities to reflect and choose learning activities based on personal interests.
Staff and students are encouraged to be ecologically responsible.