• Alert:

    Virtual School

    Pursuant to the Governor’s First Supplemental Order dated March 18, 2020,
    the Lowndes County Board of Education met via Zoom on Friday, July 24, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.

    The Board took the following action: Approved all virtual school for the first 9-weeks of the
    2020-2021 school year.

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Vision, Mission, Goals and Beliefs

Last Updated: 10/14/2018 12:50 AM


United in excellence to empower, engage, and educate while creating pathways to success.



The mission of the Lowndes County Public Schools, in partnership with all stakeholders, is to prepare one student at a time to be culturally aware and fierce competitors on the economic world stage by providing rigorous and relevant instruction in a safe environment with high expectations.



Goal 1:  Increase student achievement

Goal 2:  Improve in all areas of Human Resources/Leadership (Recruit, Train, and Retain).

Goal 3:  Develop and sustain effective and efficient use of all resources for improved student achievement and fiscal responsibility.

Goal 4:  Provide safe and healthy learning environments.

Goal 5:  Increase parent and community involvement.



We believe that:

  • family plays the primary role in the growth and development of its members.
  • freedom can only be sustained when balanced by responsible actions.
  • the individual’s right to choose is the basis of freedom.
  • a caring society will strive to achieve the greatest good for its people.
  • experiencing diversity is essential for the full development of the individual and society.
  • the power is within every individual to create change.
  • in order for any human system to be successful, it must have the participation of those it intends to serve.
  • recognizing as well as honoring human diversity enriches the individual and the community.
  • every individual deserves the opportunity to be a productive citizen.
  • every individual can learn and deserves the opportunity to succeed in life’s endeavors.
  • every individual deserves to have nurturing teachers, a balanced curriculum, and adequate resources to meet their needs.