• Anderson School District One Mission Statement


    Anderson School District One is committed to a tradition of excellence by providing world class knowledge, skills and life characteristics based on the individual needs of each student.



    We envision a school district...

    • Where all stakeholders feel safe and the environment is conducive to optimum learning.

    • Where differences in student needs are recognized, valued, and addressed to maximize opportunities for success.

    • Where all stakeholders are treated with fairness and respect.

    • Where all stakeholders are accountable and collaborate in the educational process.

    • Where students are college and career ready for the changing demands of society through progressive, rigorous and engaging educational experiences.

    • Where individuals are provided relevant curricular opportunities to promote critical thinking and problem solving skills.

    • Where all stakeholders are encouraged to recognize, respect and embrace diversity.


    We believe the following:

    • Students learn best in a safe and secure environment where they are valued and treated with fairness and respect.

    • A safe environment includes the physical, emotional and social well being of all students and staff.

    • Digital citizenship and online safety are the responsibility of all stakeholders.

    • All individuals can learn, be successful, and make a valuable contribution to society.

    • Each individual has different needs and deserves equal opportunities to achieve at his/her greatest potential.

    • A world class education, as defined by the Profile of the South Carolina Graduate, is the responsibility of all stakeholders.

    • Learning is a lifelong process that requires perseverance and self-direction.