Mission and Vision


The Dike-New Hartford School District provides:

  • Quality educational opportunities to encourage every student to reach their individual potential and to become productive citizens and life-long learners; and
  • Quality educational and recreational facilities for the benefit of all members of the district.


Dike-New Hartford is a district in which all students are challenged and supported in reaching their full potential because the district provides: a curriculum which makes individualized challenging opportunities available for all, a staff of lifelong learners who continuously improve their skills, a safe environment with a foundation of full community support and a climate of commitment to continual improvement.

  • The district has a full slate of curricular and extracurricular opportunities which are available to all  and prepare all students for a productive future.
  • Excellent support systems are in place to assure that each child has what it takes to meet their full potential.
  • Teachers at all levels of the system continually expand their knowledge to assure that high district standards are met.
  • Students develop strong relationships with staff and community, which ensure their security.