A student's self-esteem is enhanced by positive relationships and mutual respect among and between students and staff.
Students learn best when they are actively engaged in the learning process and have appropriate opportunities for success.
A safe and physically comfortable environment promotes student learning.
Students learn in different ways and can achieve and succeed.
Each student is a valued individual with unique social, physical, emotional, and intellectual needs.
Teachers, parents, and the community share the responsibility for the support of the school's mission.
Students learn to make appropriate decisions when given a supportive and challenging learning environment.
Instructional practices should incorporate learning activities that take into account differences in learning styles.
Challenging expectations increase individual student performance.