Schoolwide Learning Outcomes

Complex Thinkers

Students will:

Research, analyze, and evaluate information from a variety of sources and points of view.

Make appropriate decisions based on information gathered, and reflect on the results.

Apply acquired skills, knowledge, and strengths to problem solve in real life situations.

Develop conflict resolution and critical analysis skills.


Effective Communicators

Students will:

Speak, read, and write fluently in Chinese, and American English.

Use a range of media to inform and communicate.

Speak and listen reflectively and critically, and respond appropriately.

Articulate opinions and beliefs with support from concrete evidence and examples.


Independent Learners

Students will:

Develop independence, self-discipline, determination, initiative, and develop intrinsic motivation for the learning process.

Embrace learning opportunities by overcoming challenges, asking for assistance, and accepting mistakes.

Adapt to new ideas, technologies, and situations and apply skills to the outside world.

Cultivate personal learning goals and develop interests and talents based on a clear plan for intellectual and emotional growth.


Collaborative Workers

Students will:

Take on different roles depending on the needs of the group and/or the activity.

Contribute to the solution of problems through cooperation and clear communication.

Lead in a variety of situations on self-initiative.

Develop effective relationships and responsible behavior toward all members of the school community.


Responsible Global Participants

Students will:

Be aware of issues challenging the global community, and the welfare of our earth and its limited resources.

Create a respectful climate by appreciating and empathizing with the cultural and ethnic differences of others.

Develop critical thinking skills to face real-world problems with confidence and insight.

Engage in socially responsible behavior by promoting and acting to effect local and global change or preservation.