Our Values

At Baton Rouge College Prep, we are a team and family driven by a singular purpose: preparing every student to excel in college and in life.

Pur∙pose   /’pәrpәs/

  1. (verb) Have as one’s intention or objective
    Example: “They purposed to reach the summit.”
  2. (noun) A person’s sense of resolve or determination
    Example: “There was a renewed sense of purpose in her step as she set off.”

Our core PURPOSE values guide our work every day, demonstrated by staff and students alike.

  • Persistence: We embrace challenges and stick with tasks when they get hard.  We see mistakes as an opportunity to learn and are always getting better.
  • Urgency: We make the most of every moment to accomplish our goals.  We are smart and strategic about what we do.
  • Respect: We treat others the way we want to be treated.  We do what is right, even when it is difficult.
  • Professionalism: We hold ourselves and each other to high standards.  We are always focused and prepared for learning.
  • Optimism: We believe in our abilities and the abilities of those around us.  We believe in the power of “yet”, taking risks to keep growing.
  • Self-Determination:  We take responsibility for our choices and ownership of our learning.  We know that we always have a choice.
  • Engagement: We show excitement for learning and for each other.  We participate thoughtfully to honor our team and our learning.