We are Payson Longhorns!
We have Perseverance, Respect, Integrity, Determination, and Enthusiasm... PRIDE!
To develop well-rounded learners inspired to EXCEL.
We are committed to excellence by cultivating the unique skills and abilities of all learners to reach their greatest potential.
Relationships: Creating connectedness amongst faculty, staff, families, and the community to engage students in academic, extracurricular, and life-long success.
- Balance: Providing diverse, fair, and equitable opportunities to develop well-rounded individuals.
- Caring: Showing kindness, concern, and compassion to all, while encouraging excellence in learning.
- Excellence: Striving to achieve the highest attainable level in any endeavor.
- Innovation: Evolving in order to incorporate creative and advanced methods of thinking, teaching, and learning.
- Passion: Building a positive connection to learning that is contagious and fosters enthusiasm.
- Unity: Committing to work as a team to make collective decisions regarding shared goals while respecting the perspectives of all stakeholders.