Mission Statement


The mission of the English Montreal School Board is to support its schools and centres in their efforts to educate students within a caring, safe and inclusive learning community.

  • Recognize and value the diversity of its community;
  • Provide all students with the opportunity to develop their talents and achieve their personal best;
  • Recognize the skills and competencies of its employees and support their continuous professional development;
  • Encourage collaboration among the various educational partners;
  • Use resources effectively and innovatively to help schools and centres focus on the mission of instruction, socialization, and qualification;
  • Encourage lifelong learning and critical thinking.

The EMSB mission fosters the development of educated and responsible persons who will assume their position as active members of a democratic society.