about us

Our mission

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Our Vision is for students to live meaningful, healthy, flourishing lives through immersion in the arts, agriculture, and the environment.



Our Mission is to inspire all children to the highest levels of academic achievement through a rigorous curriculum that integrates the wonders of the natural world.



Our Goal is for our students to cultivate the capacity to achieve a meaningful, healthy, flourishing life that embodies responsibility, stewardship, experiential engagement with the arts, agriculture, and the environment in informed, imaginative, and rigorous ways.



Our Values are:

The Joy of Learning

Academic Rigor

The Environment as a Classroom

Inclusive Participation




Courageous Excellence

Social Responsibility

Art In Every Facet of Teaching and Learning

Deliberate, Thoughtful Decision-Making

Sustainability in All That We Do



Our Focus is on a hands-on thematic instructional approach that uses the school’s unique rural surroundings as a framework. It positions agricultural, environmental, and artistic themes as lenses through which the Georgia state performance standards will be achieved and exceeded.


Core Beliefs

1.  All scholars have the ability to achieve academic excellence.

2.  All scholars thrive in an engaging school environment.

3.  All scholars deserve outstanding teachers that produce outstanding results.

4.  All scholars deserve teamwork between parents and teachers.



We have a culture of “How might we?”.  How might we inspire children with a curriculum that integrates the wonders of the natural world so that it changes their definition of what's possible?