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Vision and Beliefs

Vision Statement:

Rocky Mount High School WILL BE the highest performing high school in the Nash County Public Schools District.


Mission Statement:

Rocky Mount High School will ensure that all students are healthy, safe, supported, engaged and challenged. Together, by fostering caring and respectful relationships between faculty, students and families, we create a learning environment of shared responsibility through rigor and relevance for everyone to reach optimal performance.


Core Beliefs:

  • A safe and orderly school environment promotes learning for all students.
  • Relationships between the school, families, and the community are essential to the success of students.
  • Students who are actively engaged in learning will experience success.
  • Student involvement in extracurricular activities builds character and promotes healthy self-esteem.
  • Positive recognition supports positive results.
  • A strong professional learning community comprised of reflective practitioners and lifelong learners improves student achievement.
  • Graduation is an integral step in the pathway to lifelong learning.

School Motto:

Veritas Vos Liberabit (Truth Will Free You)