We will challenge all learners and work in partnership with students, parents and community to achieve high standards.
Every employee of the District plays a vital role in the success of our students. Together, we will develop and maintain the highest level of ethical and professional practice, demonstrating a culture of respect, cooperation, and pride, with care and dignity for all.
With uncompromising commitment in the pursuit of excellence, we will:
Our Core Beliefs and Values
We focus on what is best for students.
Challenge and learning are the goals and rewards.
We are all leaders and role models.
DIGNITY for ALL
Everyone is treated with dignity and contributions are heard, valued and encouraged.
Open and honest dialogue ensures that we are all working towards a common goal.
Working together is critical to our success.
We are all accountable for continually improving our practice.
We seek out educational opportunities within and beyond the walls of our school.
We use our resources wisely.
We respect ourselves, each other and our school.
General Information About Our School
The District includes a K-5 elementary building and a 6-8 middle school and 9-12 high school on a centralized campus. Recognizing the changing nature of education and the need to utilize modern research, technology and learning theory, Manchester-Shortsville is committed to a strong and active program of staff development encouraging professional growth.
Red Jacket draws its students primarily from the villages of Manchester and Shortsville. These villages, in central Ontario County, are located near the northern shore of Canandaigua Lake with its beautiful parks and recreation facilities.
To contact us:
1506 State Route 21, Shortsville, NY 14548
(585) 289-2160 (District Office)
District is 25 Square Miles
* All K-5 students are transported
* High School students beyond 1.5 miles are transported
Our pride and glory in thee will not fail.
Hope and courage to us you bring;
Our Alma Mater, to thee we sing.
And though we leave your guiding ways;
Your teachings lead us through our days.
As we look up to the red and white;
Red Jacket Central, our shining light.