Values

Shared Values/Belief Statements

Excellence in Learning

We believe:

  • All students can learn and are a part of a community of learners - students, faculty and parents - who share the responsibility of education excellence.
  • The effective use of instructional techniques and curricula will promote the independence and success of all students.
  • Knowledge, skills and understanding are assessed through a variety of progressively challenging and authentic activities and products.
  • The high expectations of the community of learners encourage a flexible curriculum which incorporates technology, fine arts, and physical fitness into a broad academic framework.

Student Accountability and Responsibility

We believe:

  • All students should be empowered to achieve at their highest levels.
  • All students can demonstrate respect for all members of the community of learners.
  • All students can take responsibility for their learning.

School Environment

We believe:

  • Learning can best be accomplished in a safe, pleasant, and well-equipped environment.
  • Our diversity provides opportunities to learn from the values and cultures of others.
  • The community of learners is committed to a team approach.
  • The community of learners values the challenge of change.