West Virginia’s Strategic Plan

  • Purpose

    Nuturing and inspiring West Virginia’s children to embrace their potential and make a difference in the world.
  • Vision

    Provide an effective and quality system for learning that supports and empowers West Virginia students to:

    • develop the knowledge and skills to become lifelong learners;
    • promote a culture of responsibility and personal well-being to become engaged community members; and
    • prepare for the future with a pathway to workforce readiness.


The West Virginia Board of Education and State Superintendent of Schools work in concert to establish policies and procedures to assure implementation of West Virginia’s Public Education goals and to ensure the general supervision, oversight and monitoring of a thorough, efficient and effective system of free public schools.

Our Standards for Effective Schools

Key Measures for Progress