Mission and Vision Statements


The staff of Octavius V. Catto Community School is dedicated to educating students in an urban area with diverse cultures and a wide range of educational levels and abilities.

We care and continue to provide an environment that fosters opportunities to learn and enhance relationships between the school and community. Our ultimate goal is to shape better citizens, create good thinkers, and provide proficiency in the fundamental skills for grade equivalents in order to successfully function in the 21st Century.


The staff of Octavius V. Catto Community School envisions working towards excellence in education through a futuristic curriculum that integrates technology and participatory learning, thinking skills, and self awareness.

Our goal is to meet the diverse needs of our students in a cooperative partnership with parents that will build a strong future for the students and respect for the community.