Our Mission, Vision and Values

Our Mission

Red Oak Community School offers a learner-centered approach to education for families dedicated to cultivating joy in learning, fostering self-confidence and agency, and preparing students to be environmental stewards and champions of social justice

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Our Vision

Red Oak Community School fosters our students’ sense of their place and power in the natural world and in their communities.

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Our Values

Connectedness: Cultivates curiosity, creativity, and care through time spent playing in and studying about the natural world; 


Joy: Fosters a love of learning through learner-centered teaching strategies and content linked to students’ emerging interests; 


Respect and Responsibility: Promotes community through modeling healthy and respectful relationships, teaching emotional literacy, encouraging personal and civic responsibility;

Power and Agency: Supports children as individuals worthy of respect and encourages children to find their own voice to advocate for themselves and others;

Community: Supports the role of the family and larger community in children’s development and education.


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