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Mission, Vision, Values

MISSION:   To prepare students with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to be college and career ready.   To provide students with a 21st century learning environment which utilizes best practices.  To educate and empower students to become innovative, engaged, and productive citizens in their community and beyond.



VISION:  To serve as a premier Career & Technical Education center in Kentucky and to provide Laurel County students with unique and specialized training and educational opportunities that will enable them to excel in a competitive global economy beyond graduation.


VALUES:  The Center for Innovation’s values are integrated in all that we do as professionals working for the benefit of students and the community at large.

•             Academic engagement which is characterized by scholarly inquiry, intellectual creativity, and critical thinking;

•             Sense of community which is characterized by a supportive and safe environment to work and learn evidenced by mutual respect, collaboration, belongingness, and a unity in purpose;

•             Personal and professional accountability which is characterized by strong work ethic, operational transparency, fiscal responsibility, and being responsive to the needs of stakeholders;

•             Excellence is achieved through educational integrity, performance improvement, and a commitment to lifelong learning.