Benefits of a K-8 School

  • Allows students to progress for nine years with fewer transitions.
  • Provides parents an alternative social setting for their children.
  • Smaller class size allows for staff to work with students on an individualized-level.  Teachers know their students.
  • The small-school atmosphere promotes the inclusion of time for special projects.
  • Extends a nurturing elementary environment.
  • Provides opportunity for cross-age tutoring and role modeling
  • Promotes long-term relationship and personal connections between staff, students, parents and community, which enables working together effectively.
  • Allows for the building of a strong sense of community.
  • Increases opportunities for parent involvement.