Mission Statement

Mission Statement

Kaleidoscope Academy strives to engage middle school students in their learning through inquiry based projects and personalized learning using a balance of fine arts and 21st Century Skills.

Kaleidoscope Academy:

·Delivers curriculum through inquiry-based activities and projects arranged in interdisciplinary teaching teams

·Facilitates the use of 21st Century Skills (Creativity and Innovation, Communication and Collaboration, Research and Information Fluency, Critical Thinking, Problem-Solving and Decision Making, Digital Citizenship, Technology Operations and Concepts) as established by the International Society of Technology Educators (ISTE)

·Utilizes best practices for adolescent learners as recommended by This We Believe (AMLE) and Breaking Ranks in the Middle (NASSP)

·Promotes lifelong learning

·Differentiates instruction to meet the individual needs of students

Offers expanded curricular choices for individual interest through elective course selections in fine arts and technology

Academic Guidelines and Expectations

To read about Kaleidoscope and our Academic Guidelines and Expectations click here.