…education is the shared responsibility of students, families, faculty, administrators, directors, and community members.
…effective education develops the whole person (intellectually, physically, socially, and emotionally).
…we encourage an awareness of and a willingness for lifelong learning, which is essential for success in a constantly-changing society.
…DAHS provides a safe and secure learning environment in which students and staff are valued.
…students are offered opportunities to learn at different rates and in different ways in order to maximize their individual potential.
…the school partnership understands the importance of the current and developing technology in the lifelong learning process.
…that, while embracing diversity, we promote positive interactions, ethical conduct, shared common values, and equal opportunities.
…we are preparing students for future experiences and useful application through career exploration.
…the school system provides a model of common values and ethical conduct to help guide students as they enter the global society.
…education helps students prepare to be active, productive, and independent members of our global society.