S2 aims to prepare adolescents so they can respond flexibly and creatively to opportunities and challenges in their lives and communities
S2 provides a sustainable, progressive, rigorous, learning community in which students thrive physically, emotionally, and academically and adults grow through rich and robust professional learning. Educators model and cultivate in students habits of mindfulness and inquiry.
we have taken seriously our obligation as a public school. Since the pandemic started we pivoted to completely close the digital divide, provide regular food pantries and deliveries, help with rent relief and anything else families need.
Respect children and are committed to working towards equity for all
Want to join a vibrant learning community
Collegial relationships through open dialogue, collaboration and sharing of effective practices
Open to learning from inevitable mistakes and value honest feedback
Values relationships first with an emphasis on social and emotional learning with high academic expectations
Empowers teachers and provides the resources to ensure student growth
Measures student growth using multiple assessment tools, including but not limited to test scores