Montana Board of Public Education
Mission Statement and Goals

Mission Statement:
The Montana Constitution created and empowered the Board of Public Education to supervise, serve, maintain, and strengthen Montana's system of free quality public elementary and secondary schools.



Goal 1:  Promote a safe learning environment.


Goal 2:  Evaluate the Board’s accreditation standards to ensure they are contemporary and effective to improve quality education for all Montana students.


Goal 3:  Foster quality teaching and administration.


Goal 4:  Support the preparation of all Montana students for college, career, civic, and life readiness.


Goal 5:  Exercise the Board’s constitutional and statutory authority to improve schools.


Goal 6:  Recognize and fulfill the Board’s statutory obligation to the School for the Deaf and Blind.