About Us

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Our Vision 

Mark Twain Middle School builds a culture of trust, fosters open communication, and embraces a global community to inspire learning at the highest level.

Our Mission 

At Mark Twain Middle School, we:

  • Inspire an inclusive environment that encourages everyone to be open minded and risk takers
  • Collaborate through inquiry to become more knowledgeable and reflective about the needs of our community
  • Nurture a student-centered positive learning environment that promotes thinkers and communicators
  • Strengthen principled, balanced, and emotional support

Our Beliefs

  • Mark Twain Middle School believes that by embracing International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program (IB MYP) Principles, we will develop a common understanding of principles and expectations to guide students into becoming lifelong learners.
  • Mark Twain Middle School believes that by communicating positive school culture, we can understand, trust, and learn with the entire school community through purposeful reflection and diversifying our learning.  
  • Mark Twain Middle School believes that by strengthening student engagement, administrators and teachers will learn to apply diverse instructional practices to promote active learning 

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