• Mission and Vision


    WCPSS Vision Statement

    All Wake County Public School System students will be prepared to reach their full potential and lead productive lives in a complex and changing world. 

    WCPSS Mission Statement

    Wake County Public School System will provide a relevant and engaging education and will graduate students who are collaborative, creative, effective communicators, and critical thinkers.

    Wilburn Vision Statement

    Wilburn Elementary is an educational community that provides a technology rich environment that through the use of best practices, will foster cooperative and resourceful learners who will become productive leaders and thinkers.

    Core Beliefs

    • Every student is uniquely capable and deserves to be challenged and engaged in relevant, rigorous, and meaningful learning each day.
    • Every student is expected to learn, grow, and succeed while we will eliminate the ability to predict achievement based on socioeconomic status, race, and ethnicity.
    • Well-supported, highly effective, and dedicated principals, teachers, and staff are essential to success for all students.
    • The Board of Education, superintendent, and all staff, while sustaining best practices, will promote and support a culture of continuous improvement, risk-taking, and innovation that results in a high-performing organization focused on student achievement.
    • The Board of Education, superintendent, and all staff value a diverse school community that is inviting, respectful, inclusive, flexible, and supportive.
    • The Wake County residents value a strong public school system and will partner to provide the support and resources to fully realize our shared vision, accomplish the mission, and sustain our core beliefs.

    Value Statement at Wilburn we value:

    • Showing respect for self and others
    • Consistency in our actions
    • The belief that ALL children can learn
    • Modeling integrity
    • High academic and social expectations
    • Owning our actions
    • Trust and honesty within each other
    • Bringing a positive, optimistic, outlook everyday
    • The potential within all stakeholders
    • Exhibiting kindness and compassion for others
    • Collaboration
    • Professionalism