Dr. Vickie Gearheart
Thank you for taking the time to visit our website. We welcome you to call, email or visit us. The information below conveys who we are as a schooldistrict as well as what we value. Our beliefs guide us in all decisions made about curriculum and instruction, staffing, goals, budget, and so on.
Nocona ISD Core Values
Core values are what we live by and attach importance. They remind us what it takes to get the mission done. We are committed to three core values:
We are dedicated to the vision of turning passive observers into active, engaged learners so that the knowledge and skills needed to be successful in life are optimized.
The mission of Nocona ISD is to prepare students for success in the 21st century by designing lessons that promote: a) creativity and innovation; b) critical thinking and problem solving; and c) communication and collaboration. We will accomplish this Mission through: T-E-A-C-H
Teaching and learning for everyone using interactive technology.
Each student authentically engaged in learning.
Applying knowledge and skills needed to be successful in life.
Committed to providing a caring and nurturing learning environment.
Honoring our core values.
Goal 1: Nocona ISD will maintain a physically and psychologically safe place for students, staff, and parents where success is expected and initial failure is understood as a part of learning.
Goal 2: Each student will authentically engage in learning.
Goal 3: All students will meet or exceed state standards for academic achievement.
Goal 4: Establish partnerships with families, businesses, and the community to foster and build relationships.