Inspired experience based college preparatory education for creative and intellectually curious students
Early childhood through twelfth grade

Preparation for The 21st Century

Waverly School prepares students to be…

Intellectually Curious and Literate Individuals Who:

• are committed to academic excellence

• work in a full range of academic and artistic disciplines

• appreciate the relationships among disciplines

• are self-directed and think for themselves

• reflect on and learn from experiences

• take intellectual risks

• employ study and research skills

Complex Thinkers Who:

• use problem-solving strategies

• analyze information and test ideas

• make informed choices

• generate and ask pertinent questions

• question assumptions

• apply abstract concepts

Effective Communicators Who:

• are able to express themselves verbally and in writing

• use language appropriate to the various academic disciplines

• use evidence and examples

• resolve conflicts in a peaceful and respectful manner

• listen actively

• express themselves creatively

• effectively use technology and understand both its powers and limitations

• use the arts as a form of expression

Socially, Emotionally, and Physically Healthy Individuals Who:

• develop confidence and self-knowledge

• exhibit personal and intellectual honesty and respect

• take responsibility for themselves and their actions

• adapt to change

• define and confidently pursue goals

• choose a safe and healthy way of life

• work collaboratively

Responsible Global Citizens Who:

• are committed to peace and social justice

• value universal human rights and respect the beliefs and cultures of others

• recognize diversity and the interdependence of all things

• actively protect the environment

• engage in the local, national and world communities