Urbandale implements a systems approach for continual improvement by adhering to the rigorous standards established by the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program including the categories of Leadership; Strategy; Customers; Measurement, Analysis, & Knowledge Management; Workforce; Operations; and Results. These standards serve to align goals throughout the entire district resulting in greater continuity across all levels with one clear aim: to systematically advance student achievement.
Empowering students to feel a greater sense of ownership and voice in their learning.Learn More about students
Adapting methods of instruction to better meet the unique learning styles of each and every student.Learn More about classrooms
Building an inclusive culture of learning where students, staff, & families feel welcome.Learn More about schools
Aligning goals throughout the entire District in order to achieve systemic improvement.Learn More about the district
Upholding the District Mission: "Teaching All–Reaching All" & Vision: "To bring learning to life for everyone."Learn More about the board