EXPECTED SCHOOL-WIDE LEARNING RESULTS
(June 2007 – WASC)

Holy Martyrs Armenian Elementary & Ferrahian High School will prepare its graduates to be:
1. CRITICAL THINKERS AND PROBLEM-SOLVERS WHO

  • a. Can gather, evaluate, and synthesize information from diverse sources.
  • b. Utilize information-processing skills to understand complex concepts and solve various problems.
  • c. Apply problem-solving skills to real-life situations.
  • d. Use technology effectively and responsibly to enhance problem-solving skills.

2. LIFE-LONG LEARNERS WHO

  • a. Demonstrate the desire to pursue higher education.
  • b. Develop and practice academic skills and tools to acquire college education.
  • c. Comprehend and appreciate that education is an on-going process.

3. EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATORS WHO

  • a. Demonstrate proficiency in written and oral English language skills.
  • b. Develop and demonstrate effective communication skills.
  • c. Use technology effectively and responsibly to enhance communication skills.

4. INDIVIDUALS EMPOWERED IN ARMENIAN CULTURE WHO

  • a. Understand and appreciate the Armenian cultural heritage.
  • b. Acquire and apply written and oral communication skills in Armenian language and develop an appreciation of the Armenian literature and history.
  • c. Develop pride and determination to pursue the aspirations of the Armenian people.
  • d. Understand and respect the cultural diversity of the society in which they live.
  • e. Acknowledge and respect the dignity of every individual human being.

5. RESPONSIBLE CITIZENS WHO

  • a. Live with moral courage, integrity, and focused purpose.
  • b. Contribute to the community and to the general society in which they live.
  • c. Work collaboratively while appreciating individuality.
  • d. Take responsibility of their personal health and wellness.
  • e. Understand and appreciate the American cultural heritage and history.
  • f. Appreciate and contribute to the well being of the global environment.