Mission, Vision and Shared Values

 The Mission of A. W. Beattie Career Center is to empower each student to become a successful adult.

Our vision is to be one of the top career centers in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Shared Values

Learning will take place in a safe, secure and drug-free environment.
About Students

  • All students want to learn and can learn when their emotional, physical and social needs are met.
  • All students need nurturing, support and recognition to foster self-esteem.
  • All students can become successful adults.
  • Students must attend school and actively participate in learning.
  • A customized learning program for each student must be developed.

About Teachers

  • Instructors must be passionate, caring and respectful.
  • Instructors must be student-centered focused on student success.
  • Instructors must be knowledgeable about content and methodology.
  • Instructors must be lifelong learners.
  • Instructors must be innovative and positive as well as resilient and reflective.

About our Learning Community

  • A. W. Beattie Career Center is a partnership among the nine school districts, parents, staff and the community at large.
  • Authentic learning experiences must be extended beyond the walls of the school.
  • The entire learning community must be committed to the success of each student.