Portland Gateview Elementary

Mission, Vision, & Beliefs

Preparing Young Minds

Guiding Academic, Behavioral, and Moral growth

Empowering Students with a Foundation for


All members at PGE:

  • Honor mutual trust and work collaboratively to refine our craft,
  • Hold and clearly communicate high academic and behavioral expectations,
  • Foster a safe, secure, nurturing environment that is student focused, and
  • Cultivate an atmosphere of shared leadership and continued growth.

Faculty and Staff of PGE:

  • Provide authentic learning experiences that are student focused, data driven, and research based,
  • Work collaboratively to build trust and respect with each other, the students we teach, and the famiies and communities we serve, and
  • Build a foundation that gives students tools for success in all areas of life.

The Students of PGE:

  • Recieve quality standard driven instruction that is deeply understood and communicated,
  • Are empowered to be risk-takers and problem solvers who persevere, and
  • Are motivated to be prepared, self-disciplined, and have a LOVE of LEARNING.

The Parents and Community of PGE:

  • Demonstrate investment in our success by working to harness and utilize all available resources to meet the needs of our students,
  • Maintain purposeful and intentional communication, and
  • Build a relationship of mutual respect, trust, and support with the administration, faculty, and staff.

Shared Vision

Portland Gateview Elementary and its stakeholders strive to create a safe learning environment, providing every student with opportunities needed to progress academically, socially, and emotionally.

Mission Statement

Sumner County Schools commits to growing learners who are college and career ready through quality instruction, effective use of resources, building a collaborative culture, and strong leadership.