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1. Core Values, Beliefs & 21st Century Expectations

Core Values

Responsible, Resourceful and Reflective Citizens in a Collaborative Environment.


The Holliston High School community believes our students should…
  • be persistent life-long learners
  • be independent thinkers
  • develop healthy lifestyles and make appropriate decisions
  • develop deep and enduring academic understandings
  • be exposed to a variety of intellectual and cultural experiences
  • appreciate the fine and performing arts
  • effectively and appropriately utilize technology

21st Century Learning Expectations

Our goal is that Holliston High School students will…


  • write effectively
  • read critically
  • speak with clarity
  • apply reasoning and problem-solving skills
  • collaborate with others


  • practice respect for self and others in various environments
  • cooperate with others in and out of the classroom


  • be responsible and contributing members of their communities