The Van Buren School District is home to nearly 6,000 students all with unique abilities, passions, and needs. Our goal is to provide an environment in which children can learn, thrive, and reach their fullest potential. At every level, students have opportunities for hands-on learning, such as gardening, STEM, and fine arts programming. Our reputation for excellence extends to the classroom, field, and beyond. Students also have access to technology and vast course options, designed to ready them for the next step in their journey. Learn more about Van Buren and how to unleash your Pointer Potential!
Everyone can learn.
Education is learner-centered.
Education prepares learners for solving real life problems.
Continual personal and professional growth is vital.
Technology is essential to education.
Education can actively link the community.
Assessment and evaluation are critical steps in the learning process.
A safe, nurturing and orderly environment is conducive to learning.