Mission

Our mission is to guide each student to attain extraordinary achievement
and a continuous desire to learn in an ever-changing global environment.

Beliefs

The Lawton Chiles Middle Academy family consisting of students, staff,
parents, and the community are partners in guiding our students’ education
by:

  • developing a high interest in all academic
    areas with an emphasis on math, science,
    and technology,
  • enabling students to maximize the
    development of their talents in music and the
    arts,
  • providing a safe and orderly environment
    that is student-centered,
  • promoting high expectations academically,
    socially, and technologically,
  • equipping students to work at their highest
    capability,
  • stressing verbal and written communication,
  • focusing on the development of critical
    thinking and problems solving skills,
  • integrating real world situations into the
    classroom,
  • enabling students to maximize the
    development of their talents in music and the
    arts, providing a safe and orderly environment
    that is student-centered,
  • promoting high expectations academically,
    socially, and technologically, equipping
    students to work at their highest capability,
    stressing verbal and written communication,
  • focusing on the development of critical
    thinking and problems solving skills,
  • integrating real world situations into the
    classroom,
  • encouraging an acceptance of cultural
    differences, ideas, feelings, and talents
    through cooperative learning and social skills
    development,
  • linking technology to learning in the
    classroom and developing proficiency in computer
    usage,
  • and demonstrating strong parent support and
    commitment for the education of their child.