The mission of Mar Vista Academy is to engage, educate and empower each student to thrive in the global community.
- Structured time for systems of support that promote success with diverse instructional strategies to accomplish a rigorous, inquiry-base curriculum with high expectations.
- All students and their families are highly valued members of the Mar Vista Academy community and will have equitable access to resources that support students’ actualization of their highest potential.
- School staff will build alliances with students, family and community.
- We will empower students as leaders, problem solvers and advocates for positive change in the community.
- We will foster curiosity and creativity through a cross-curricular focus.
- As an extension and partner of the community, Mar Vista Academy is a place where learning, experimentation, time and opportunity to reflect is norm.
- Commitment to a professional learning community that fosters and supports a shared vision of excellence via teacher and student collaboration, feedback and reflection.