LEARNING IS AN ACTIVE PROCESS THAT STARTS WITH THE ENGAGEMENT OF THE STUDENT
Lessons are engaging and inspire students to learn for life.
Lessons develop critical thinking, creative, and collaborative capacities.
Lessons develop an appreciation of diverse cultures and the natural world.
LEARNING INCLUDES VITAL CONTENT AND SKILLS THAT PREPARE STUDENTS FOR COLLEGE
The curriculum includes a broad range of subjects and content knowledge.
The curriculum emphasizes the mastery of key academic skills.
The curriculum is rigorous and encourages academic excellence.
LEARNING BEST TAKES PLACE WHERE STUDENTS FEEL VALUED AND SAFE TO ACCEPT CHALLENGE AND TAKE RISKS
Teachers help students to develop healthy relationships.
Teachers engage with students in life-changing experiences that build self-awareness, confidence, character, and friendship.
Teachers create opportunities for students to build their skills and knowledge through perseverance and repeated effort.
LEARNING DEVELOPS IMPORTANT LEARNING ATTITUDES AND DISPOSITIONS
Students develop global-mindedness.
Students develop individual interests and find meaning in their activities.
Students acquire a sense of balance among competing demands.
LABORATE DURE...LUDITE DURE...WORK HARD...PLAY HARD