Mission and Vision
The purpose of the mission statement is to outline our purpose and who we are as an athletic department. The objective of the vision statement is to determine our future destination. The vision statement is the foundation of the strategic plan and will guide all future steps. Future decisions and actions should reflect our vision.
The goal of the Warren Central Athletic Department is to provide the best opportunities for the development of student-athletes to excel in teamwork, sportsmanship, self-discipline, and moral character. The Department purpose is to provide administrative and coaching support, equity, academic excellence, character and leadership development, and community service. The Department seeks to help the student athlete develop the capacity for Civility, Order, Respect, and Excellence (CORE).
The Warren Central Athletic Department strives to be a national and state level program through all sports competing for state championships, earning recognition as the premier athletic program in the Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference, while renowned for academic excellence and student athlete development. Athletics will provide exceptional value and benefit to the mission of Warren Central High School and community, demonstrate unrivaled pride, and foster relationships with local businesses. The Warren Central Athletic Department is committed to the utmost integrity through IHSAA rules compliance, fiscal responsibility, data-driven decisions, and student-athlete leadership development.
The following are the critical priorities and values to the Warren Central Athletic Department. These priorities have been selected to best assist the department in achieving its vision. The priorities and values determine all future goals and subsequent strategies.
Academic Excellence- the Department values competitive athletic and academic experiences that foster self-esteem, a sense of responsibility, an appreciation for life-long learning, and prepare student athletes to meet the academic guidelines set forth by the NCAA Eligibility Center.
Leadership- the Department will continue its long history of developing leadership and character by providing educational programs and leadership opportunities for all of student athletes and coaches.
Community Service- the Department will continue to strive to enhance our obligation of service to members of our community and the Eastside of Indianapolis.
Integrity in All Aspects of Behavior- all participants in the Department shall be expected to exemplify impeccable integrity, be they student athletes, coaching staff, administrative professionals, or support staff.
Fiscal Responsibility- the Department shall at all times maintain a fiscally-responsible and economically-sound structure that will be in compliance with guidelines set forth by the District and the Indiana State Board of Accounts.
Data-Driven Decisions- the Department is committed to the collection and analysis of data to guide decisions and provide the optimal environment for student athlete success.
Sponsorship- the Department will maximize revenue through local and national corporate sponsorship opportunities at all Warren Central Athletic facilities and in accordance with the guidelines set forth by the Warren Township Board of Education.
School Spirit- the Department is committed to the on-going enhancement of school traditions, spirit, participation, and the development of intense pride and loyalty in Warren Central High School.
Respect for the Individual- the Department values diversity in our student athletes, coaching staff, and recognizes the need to work as a team while valuing each individual’s self-worth.