At Bailey Gatzert Elementary we aim to capitalize on our student's diversity to foster curiosity, academic achievement and active citizenship. Our Goals: Growth and Excellence: Our highest priority is academic growth. We continually strive for excellence in achievement. Respect, Cooperation and Tolerance: We recognize and accommodate the unique needs of our diverse population. We demonstrate cooperation, respect of self and others, and value all contributions. Community: We recognize that education of children is complex and relies on the connections and contributions of many. We work in partnership with families, other education organizations and the greater community to continually improve the education of our children.