The primary role of Argyle Secondary School is to assist the student in the ongoing process of becoming an educated person by providing a nurturing environment.
Ideally, the educated person is thoughtful and capable of making independent and informed decisions. This individual is curious, interested in lifelong learning, capable of acquiring, evaluating, sharing, and communicating information and able to draw from a broad spectrum of knowledge. The individual is self-motivated, has a sense of self worth, pursues excellence, strives to be physically healthy and derives satisfaction through achievement.
This person is a responsible citizen who respects others, accepts the importance of the family, community, nation, and the world, and is aware of Canada's cultural heritage. This individual has the skills necessary to function in and adapt to a changing world.