I. We believe University School facilitates academic excellence by:

  • Enabling all students to attain maximum academic achievement
  • Nurturing an enthusiastic learning community
  • Encouraging and empowering our students to think creatively and critically
  • Providing opportunities for each individual's personal growth

II. We believe University School promotes authentic partnerships between members of our community—parents, students, teachers, administrators, staff, College of Education (COE), E.T.S.U., and the community at large by:

  • Collaborating on shared projects which enhance our role as the COE Laboratory School
  • Establishing and maintaining mutual respect
  • Fostering open and honest communication

III. We believe University School promotes a positive learning community by:

  • Respecting and affirming diversity
  • Modeling honesty, integrity, and trust
  • Providing for individualized learning styles in a student-centered curriculum
  • Evaluating and implementing research-driven educational practices