Promote scholars of character who are curious, confident, and love to learn, by employing innovative educational approaches in a school that our scholars love.
Provide the greatest possible school experience meeting scholars at their learning level and style. Use Leonardo da Vinci’s principles to equip scholars with life skills to be innovative global citizens.
- Respect Everyone
- Respect Yourself, Respect Others, Respect Property
- Do the right thing even when no one is looking
- Be honest. Act with honor.
- Serve and Support Each Other
- Put others first
- Volunteer your unique talents and gifts to the school and community
- MCCS will serve and support Loudoun County and the Middleburg Community
- Embrace Risk and Uncertainty
- Don’t worry about being perfect
- Be innovative and take chances
- Be humble. Admit and learn from failures.
daVinci's Seven Principles
Curiosity (Curiosita) – An insatiably curious approach to life and an unrelenting quest for continuous learning.Demonstration (Dimonstrazione) – A commitment to test knowledge through experience, persistence, and willingness to learn from mistakes.Sensation (Sensazione) – The continual refinement of the senses, especially sight, as the means to enliven experience.Smoke (Sfumato) – Becoming open to the unknown. A willingness to embrace ambiguity, paradox, and uncertainty.Art and Science (Arte/Scienza) – Whole-Brain thinking. The development of the balance between science and art, logic and imagination.The Body (Corporalita) – The cultivation of grace, ambidexterity, fitness, and poise. Balancing the body and mind.Connection (Connessione) – A recognition of and appreciation for the interconnectedness of all things and phenomena. Systems thinking.
(source: The da Vinci Institute website)
LOTTERY ENROLLMENT for the NEXT academic year is OPEN!
Visit our admissions page to enroll your student(s) for the 2020-2021 academic school year (which begins August 2020)!
▪️Please note the following:
If you are on our CURRENT (in-progress) academic school year wait-list, your spot on the wait-list will only remain until the eve of the next drawing. You MUST RE-APPLY if you would like to be in the lottery for the NEXT academic school year, as your spot on the wait-list will not carry over.
LCPS School Board
Brenda Sheridan, Sterling District (Chair)
Atoosa Reaser, Algonkian District (Vice Chair)
Harris Mahedavi, Ashburn District
Ian Serotkin, Blue Ridge District
Leslee King, Broad Run District
John Beatty, Catoctin District
Jeff Morse, Dulles District
Beth Barts, Leesburg District
Denise Corbo, Member At Large