To encourage and develop the positive potential of each student.
Educational Beliefs of the Thornapple Kellogg School and Community
- We believe that our first priority is satisfying students' educational needs, while nurturing moral character.
- We believe that each child is unique and learns in different ways and requires varying amounts of time and support.
- We believe that in order to be effective, the curriculum must be aligned pre-K through 12th grade.
- We believe that our instruction must be based on research and on best knowledge.
- We believe that a risk free environment must be provided for students and staff.
- We believe that increased performance results from high expectations of students, staff, parents, and community.
- We believe that in order for excellence in education to occur, there must be ongoing involvement and dialogue among students, staff, parents, and community.