Shelby County Schools

Mission Statement

The mission of Oakhaven Elementary School is to ensure that all students are provided the opportunity to learn, achieve, and succeed.


Vision Statement


The vision of Oakhaven Elementary School is to provide education that will give all students the opportunity to reach their full potential.  We will encourage the development of independent thinking by which our students will become life-long learners and wise decision makers. All of the students at Oakhaven Elementary will experience success daily.

Oakhaven Elementary School will develop positive, constructive relationships and communication between students, parents, staff and the community.  The Oakhaven Elementary community will view our school as a positive learning environment where students and staff feel safe.  Respect and appreciation for all will be observed in our culturally diverse school population.

The leadership and personnel of Oakhaven Elementary will recognize that the principles and goals embodied in the school mission and vision statements must be acted upon to achieve the desired results.

Belief Statements

We at Oakhaven Elementary School believe:

  • All students can learn, achieve and succeed.
  • Effective teaching methods integrate learning activities that acknowledge differences.
  • Mutual respect among students, parents, staff, and community fosters positive relationships..
  • A safe welcoming and attractive environment promotes student learning.
  • Decision making and communicating are shared responsibilities of students, staff, parents, and community members in supporting our school’s mission.
  • On-going evaluation drives responsible and effective change and continual improvement.
Shelby County Schools does not discriminate in its programs or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, handicap/disability, sex, or age.  For more information, please contact the Office of Equity Compliance at (901) 416-6670.
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