Our Values

Vote by May 18th!

Communities for Sensible Schools Stands For… 

Apple

RETURN

Put our students first by following the science to get them back in classrooms quickly and safely.

Idea

EMPOWER

Allow teachers more time for core content, and to run orderly, right-sized classrooms.

Grad

PREPARE

Elevate course offerings to challenge our students, and ready them to compete for jobs, career pathways, and universities.

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PARTNER

Work closely with parents on sensitive topics to respect a range of family and cultural values.

A New Approach for Successful Students

Prepare

Return

Balance the physical, mental, emotional, and academic well-being of our students when weighing COVID-related decisions.

Influence state agencies to follow the science on rules and metrics, allowing for earlier 100% in-person education

Improve equity by giving all students the option to be taught in classrooms full-time.

Empower

Decrease class sizes to improve student-teacher interaction.

Dedicate more resources to educating students by streamlining the business of education.

Give teachers the tools and support they need to work with behavioral problems and run successful classrooms.

Restore the basics of a solid education as the primary mission of the Hillsboro School District.

Restore
Positive

Prepare

Improve the rigor and selection of course offerings to better prepare highschoolers for life after graduation.

Expand honors/accelerated courses and maintain AP/IB programs to give all students the pace and depth they need.

Restore extracurriculars and sports as quickly and safely based on data to build well-rounded students.

Partner

Respect parents’ authority regarding children’s physical and emotional health.

Work more closely with parents in the development of Comprehensive Sexual Education (CSE) and a robust opt-out.

Provide transparency to parents on all issues impacting their children.

Basics
Prepare

Return

Balance the physical, mental, emotional, and academic well-being of our students when weighing COVID-related decisions.

Influence state agencies to follow the science on rules and metrics, allowing for earlier 100% in-person education

Improve equity by giving all students the option to be taught in classrooms full-time.

Restore

Empower

Decrease class sizes to improve student-teacher interaction.

Dedicate more resources to educating students by streamlining the business of education.

Give teachers the tools and support they need to work with behavioral problems and run successful classrooms.

Restore the basics of a solid education as the primary mission of the Hillsboro School District.

Positive

Prepare

Improve the rigor and selection of course offerings to better prepare highschoolers for life after graduation.

Expand honors/accelerated courses and maintain AP/IB programs to give all students the pace and depth they need.

Restore extracurriculars and sports as quickly and safely based on data to build well-rounded students.

Basics

Partner

Respect parents’ authority regarding children’s physical and emotional health.

Work more closely with parents in the development of Comprehensive Sexual Education (CSE) and a robust opt-out.

Provide transparency to parents on all issues impacting their children.