The mission of Ford Avenue School #14 is to enable students to reach their highest potential by successfully achieving challenging academic and social objectives in preparation for the next stage of development. The Education Program at Ford Avenue Elementary School #14 is designed to meet the needs of each individual student in grades kindergarten through five. At School #14 education is a shared responsibility of teachers, parents, students and community. The School #14 staff maintains an environment free from discrimination, embraces change, values diversity, prioritizes safety and believes educational excellence ensures success while fostering self worth and self reliance. In order to prepare the students for current and future challenges of learning; high expectations are a standard for students, teachers and administrators. The staff of School #14 supports and accepts the challenge of ongoing curriculum development as a necessary responsibility and believes that technology is essential to our way of life.