Strategic Plan - Empower95

The Empower95 Strategic Plan

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Throughout the 2022-23 school year, Lake Zurich Community Unit School District 95 engaged in a Strategic Planning initiative to develop a roadmap for the strategic initiatives of the school district for the next 5 years. This plan follows the successful completion of the Forward95 Strategic Plan (click here to see information about Forward95) which was adopted in 2017.

Below are the Mission, Values, Vision, Goals & Strategies as defined by the teams involved with the Empower95 strategic planning effort. Also defined below are the action plans for the current year as defined by the administration and Board, to meet the objectives of this plan.

An overview of the process and the team members involved with the development of the Empower95 Strategic Plan are also shown below.

Student Perspectives on Empower95



Paige Kutsor and Lucas McMahon  are Lake Zurich High School students who participated as members of the Empower95 Strategic Planning Team. These high school seniors explain in their own words why a strategic plan is important for a school district, how the team reached consensus, what they learned from the process, and more. Watch this short video featuring Paige and Lucas to learn more about student perspectives on the Empower95 strategic plan.

Strategic Plan Components