District Mission Statement



Educating our students…to achieve their maximum potential.




In the pursuit of excellence, the Hazlet Township Public School District, through a rigorous academic program with high expectations, will provide students with opportunities that lead them to become responsible, independent-thinking, global citizens.  The school community will implement this vision through ongoing and honest self-reflection with a commitment to continuous improvement.


The Hazlet Township Public School District vision is one where: 

Ø  Students are actively engaged in developing twenty-first century skills.

Ø  Communication among our community of learners is open and engaging.

Ø  Rigor, relevance, and relationships are the cornerstone of our daily practice.

Ø  Data-informed decision-making guides our path to continuous improvement.

Ø  Challenging programs and relevant learning opportunities are provided for our community of learners.

Ø  Active collaboration occurs with partners in Pre K-16 institutions, businesses, and community organizations on a local, regional, national, and global level.

Ø  Staff members are committed towards achieving high expectations for themselves and our students and model the skills needed to inspire students to maximize their achievement.




Ø  Academic Excellence
  • Highly Effective Professional Staff
  • Effective Communication with All Stakeholders


Core Beliefs
  • Environment impacts learning. 
  • High expectations promote high achievement. 
  • Communities benefit when people act responsibly and respectfully. 
  • Education is a partnership among students, families, educators and the community.
  • Commitment of resources to public education provides long-term benefits to society.
  • Continuous improvement is achieved by promoting and managing change effectively.
  • All students are capable of ongoing educational growth and behavioral improvement.
  • Professional development that is personalized is a core tenet for creating highly effective staff.