Vision and Mission Statement


Stauffer Spartans Will…

Read Critically, Communicate Effectively, and Strive for Success


We believe all children can achieve academic success. As a team of parents, staff, and students, we will work hard to ensure that our students become college and career ready, globally competitive, and citizens of strong character.


Stauffer Middle School is dedicated to work as a partner with parents, students, and the community to ensure that all students master Common Core grade level standards to become:

Critical Readers

Community members with positive character traits

Independent life-long learners

Engaged communicators

As a staff, we recognize the needs of a developing child through:

Professional Learning Communities Collaboration between school, home, and the community

Reading, writing, and speaking supported by evidence from texts

A rigorous Common Core State Standards-based curriculum

Student-centered instruction through collaborative learning

Modeling the five pillars of Character

The California Standards for Professional Leaders