• Our Mission, Vision, and Beliefs


  • The mission of Coleman Middle School is to provide students with rigorous and innovative learning opportunities using Project/Problem Based Learning (PBL) which promote collaboration, critical thinking, community, and creativity.


  • The vision of Coleman Middle School is to become a student-focused community which promotes life-long learning and real-world problem solving through the integration of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math in a global learning community.


    1. We believe all students can be successful through the implementation of our instructional framework.
    2. We believe, with support from faculty, parents, and our community, students will be empowered to take risks.
    3. We believe in using interests, strengths, and talents to encourage and support learning through the 5 E approach—engage, explore, explain, extend, evaluate.
    4. We believe cultivating a positive learning environment in every classroom is critical.
    5. We believe in building life-long learners—including students, parents, teachers, and the community – through the STEAM experience.
    6. We believe all teachers and students are innovators.