Core Values and Beliefs



Core Values and Beliefs

Waterbury Arts Magnet School is a safe and encouraging learning community that promotes 21st century academic and artistic rigor by providing a diverse group of students the opportunity to develop skills and character needed to be responsible, respectful, and productive citizens in a global community.


21st Century Learning Expectations


Academic and Artistic Expectations:


Provide a rich academic and artistic foundation for all students

  • Effective Reader

  • Effective Writer

  • Creative Problem Solver

  • Self-Directed Learner


    Civic Expectation:


Partner with the community to promote character in our students

  • Community Participant


Social Expectations:


Encourage students to demonstrate respect and responsibility

  • Collaborative Worker

  • Effective Communicator




Waterbury Arts Magnet School
16 S. Elm St
Waterbury, CT 06706
Phone: 203.573.6301

Fax: 203.573.6325