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Mission and Goals

Learn about our approach to learning

We trust that our mission, goals and philosophy will align with your expectations — and in the process move you one step closer to choosing Upper York School for your son or daughter.

Our Mission

  • To nurture a mindset and develop learning skills that enable students to lead by example as engaged, knowledgeable and compassionate citizens of the world

Our Philosophy

  • Provide a diverse student-centered curriculum that enables students to develop emotionally, socially, creatively and physically
  • Build a learning environment where individuals are respected and valued, and work together as a community
  • Challenge students to think critically, to problem solve and to use a growth mindset
  • Encourage students to be leaders at home and around the world

Our Inspiration

Don’t just learn.  Experience ― Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

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