OCPS 2025
December 10, 2019 Orange County Public Schools' School Board approved the 2025 Strategic Plan.

Vision: To ensure every student has a promising and successful future

Mission: With the support of families and the community, we create enriching and diverse pathways to lead our students to success


  • High Expectations for Student Learning
  • Student Social and Emotional Well-Being
  • Dedicated and High-Quality Team
  • Positive Climate and Safe Environment
  • Efficient Operations
  • Engaged and Invested Community
  • Market Differentiators

  • Highest Quality Academic, Arts and Extracurricular Activities
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities
  • Innovators in Digital Learning
  • Recognized for Operational Excellence and Community Support
  • Leader in Career and Technical Education
  • Extensive Choices and Unique Learning Opportunities
  • Transparent and Accountable to Our Stakeholders
  • Embrace and Celebrate a Diverse Community


    District Scorecard: Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

    High Expectations for Student Learning

    Close the achievement gap

    • Reduce the percent of low-performing schools, based on the percent of D and F schools
    • Decrease the amount of schools identified for Targeted Support and Improvement (TS&I) due to low-performing subgroups

    Promote early literacy (PreK-2) 

    • Increase the percent of third grade students achieving at grade level or above performance on the statewide assessment in English Language Arts

    Offer multiple pathways to success

    • Increase participation and performance in meaningful accelerated pathways



    Student Social and Emotional Well-Being

    Develop character and social-emotional skills

    • Increase students’ positive perceptions of classroom and school-wide culture
    • Increase in teachers’ self-reported SEL knowledge and skill set

    Dedicated and High-Quality Team

    Attract high-quality candidates for career opportunities throughout OCPS

    • Increase the efficiency of recruitment efforts by diversifying touchpoints to include both in-person and virtual connections

    Promote employees’ physical and emotional well-being

    •  Increase the use of district wellness resources

    Develop and retain effective and diverse personnel

    •  Increase the retention rate of instructional/non-instructional personnel

    Positive Climate and Safe Environment

    Maintain safe, healthy and inclusive learning and working environments

    • Increase the district’s internal and external satisfaction rating
    • Increase students’ self-reported sense of belonging at their school

    Efficient Operations

    Deliver high-quality service by maximizing resources to support identified needs

    • Open all new buildings on time and on/under budget
    • Increase the amount of available resources through innovation and collaboration

    Engaged and Invested Community

    Provide a community-wide network of support for students and families

    • Increase total number of volunteers and Partners in Education
    • Increase total dollars raised by the Foundation for OCPS

    ocps Values

    • Equity
    • Integrity
    • Inclusion
    • Collaboration
    • Respect
    • Innovation

    ocps 2025 rESOURCES

    ocps 2020 rESOURCES

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