• Yelm Community Schools embraces the diversity within our schools and seeks to create a nurturing and barrier-free learning environment for each student.  To achieve this goal we commit to:

    • Preparing our students to thrive in a multicultural and diverse society.
    • Ensuring fair, equitable and inclusive principles are integrated into our policies, programs, operations and practices. 
    • Creating school and classroom cultures that are free of bias-based language or behaviors.
    • Eliminating barriers that perpetuate negative outcomes.
    • Providing all students the resources, opportunities and supports needed to succeed at high levels.
    • Honoring and building upon the strengths and assets of every student.
    • Welcoming and engaging families and community members as essential partners.