Rutland Middle School students are expected to:

  • Read, write, and listen actively and critically.
  • Express self with power and purpose.
  • Use information technology as a tool.
  • Ask meaningful questions.
  • Choose and use effective means of solving problems.
  • Approach problem solving with an open mind, healthy skepticism, and persistence.
  • Think abstractly and creatively.
  • Develop a sense of unique worth and competence.
  • Make healthy choices.
  • Make informed decisions.
  • Demonstrate the skills necessary to participate in the workplace.
  • Learn by serving others and participating in democratic processes.
  • Respect and value human diversity as a part of our multicultural society and world.
  • Understand continuity and change.