Our Mission

Promoting Student Success

School Mission Statement

Sand Hill-Venable is dedicated to total school success and lifelong learning through the positive interaction of home, school and community.

School Belief Statements

  • Student learning is the chief priority of our school.
  • The education of a child is the responsibility of the child, the parents and the school
  • All students learn best when they are actively engaged in the learning process.
  • Students learn in different ways and should be provided a variety of instructional approaches to support their learning.
  • Each student is a valued individual with unique physical, social, emotional and intellectual needs.
  • A positive learning environment with mutual respect among students and staff promotes student self esteem and positive behavior.
  • Challenging expectations increase individual student performance.
  • All students have the right to learn in a safe, disruptive-free environment.
  • The commitment to continuous improvement is imperative to enable students and staff to become confident, self-directed lifelong learners.

Buncombe County Schools Vision Statement

Preparing all students to realize their potential in a rapidly changing, diverse, global society.