philosophy 2


The New School seeks to stimulate creativity, intellectual curiosity and a sense of social responsibility.


1. Students should:

  • Feel motivated toward reaching excellence in their work.
  • Feel encouraged to express and refine their talents.

 2. Teachers should:

  • Ensure that each student is encouraged and enabled to fulfil his potential.

 3. Students and teachers should:

  • Create a happy and co-operative environment in which to learn.
  • Have a sense of achievement in what they do.
  • Have an effective role in decision making.
  • Feel an important part of the community.
  • Respect and show consideration towards one another.
  • Feel encouraged to express their opinions freely.

 4. Parents should:

  • Feel encouraged to involve themselves in every aspect of school life.


Adopted by the Academic Council in Spring 1987