Academic Excellence

High Expectations Deliver Outstanding Results

SMALL CLASS SIZES

Promotes close relationships with teachers, among peers. Provides more time for individual assistance. 

  • 16:1 student-faculty ratio in elementary and middle school

  • 5:1 student-teacher ratio for ages 1-2

  • 7:1 student teacher ratio for ages 2-3

  • 10:1 student teacher ratio ages 2.5-3

  • 12:1 student ratio ages 3-5

A RIGOROUS, MISSION-CENTERED CURRICULUM

Develops intellectual and social cultural competence

  • Focused on growing the whole child socially and academically

  • Challenging curriculum that is differentiated to meet the needs of individual students

  • Social Emotional Curriculum to promote Leaders of Character

  • Project Based Learning Projects 

HIGH-IMPACT INSTRUCTIONAL BEST PRACTICES

Emphasizes creative problem-solving and experiential learning

  • Instruction imbedding strategies needed by the different types of learners; visual, auditory/musical, kinesthetic, social, analytical, solitary, reading/writing, and nature 

  • Utilizing cues, questions, and organizers

  • Generating and testing hypotheses

  • Setting objectives and providing feedback

  • Cooperative learning groups and homogenous learning groups

  • Nonlinguistic representations

  • Homework and practice

  • Providing recognition and reinforcing effort

  • Summarizing and notetaking

  • Identifying similarities and differences

HIGHLY-TRAINED FACULTY

With an average of 15 years teaching experience 

  • Highly Qualified staff in subject areas

  • All PreK, Elementary, and Middle school teachers maintain teaching licenses and have teaching degrees

  • Continuous Professional Growth annually

  • Literacy and Math Specialists 

  • All staff CPR and First Aid certified