Mission & Vision Statement



Gutierrez Middle School, our mission is to sustain a safe, nurturing environment in which the entire learning community addresses the unique developmental needs of early adolescents and collaborates freely to ensure every student develops confidence, competence, and independent capacity through rigorous curriculum and appropriate instruction.


G.M.S students will: possess the confidence, enthusiasm and commitment central to their success and to a positive school environment; be actively involved in, and responsible for, their own learning; respect themselves, each other and core community values; recognize the importance of teamwork and friendship which support the values of freedom, individuality, determination, tolerance, respect and generosity; will develop the knowledge, character and leadership skills needed to be successful in the 21st century.