About Us

Saluda School District One

Vision Statement
The vision of Saluda School District One is to equip and inspire our students to achieve academic excellence, be responsible citizens, and make positive contributions to our community.  

Mission Statement
Provide an environment and culture where teachers can teach, students can learn, and the well being of all members of the school community matters. 

Guiding Principles
As Saluda School District One works to fulfill our vision and mission, a set of fundamental principles guide our decisions. We are committed to providing excellent service to our students and colleagues. Our guiding principles are more than just words - they are our North Star. We all own them. They embody the positive culture we expect; the spirit of unity we have, and our sincere dedication to doing what's right for each other, for our students, our district, and community.  They are the foundation of what makes us OneSaluda – the purpose and privilege of being a Saluda Tiger.

Therefore, We:

  • put children first

  • give grace and show kindness

  • serve and respect all without bias

  • promote unselfish collaboration

  • provide a safe and welcoming learning environment 

  • demonstrate fair and ethical behavior

  • are trustworthy and reliable

  • commit to building positive relationships

  • provide equal access to all opportunities

  • create innovative learning experiences for our students