Values and Beliefs About Learning

  • WE VALUE GROWTH.

    We believe all members of our educational community GROW when we:
    • Think critically and creatively
    • Try new things and respond to change
    • Collaborate with others to better draw on the strengths, differences, and perspectives of all
    • Reflect regularly on our thinking and behavior to learn from our mistakes and celebrate accomplishments
    WE VALUE THE PURSUIT OF KNOWLEDGE & EXCELLENCE.
     
    We believe:
    • Learning is a life-long pursuit
    • All students can learn and attain excellence
    • There are many different ways of learning and definitions of excellence
    • Students need time to develop and take ownership of their learning
    • Learning is an opportunity for students to pursue their interests and goals
    WE VALUE ACHIEVEMENT.
     
    We believe:
    • All students will rise to high expectations
    • There are many ways students can achieve and succeed
    • We will maintain our tradition of academic excellence and service to others as we embrace innovative ideas and face new challenges