The mission of Gary Hardin Academy is to eduacate all students in a safe enviroment that fosters their preparation as responsible citizens and to deliver services through an instructional program that meets the needs of students at risk of dropping out of a traditional high school.
Gary Hardin Academy is focused on preparing students for college and careers. We aim to inspire and empower students to excel both academically and socially, while preparing them to be productive citizens and future leaders. Gary Hardin Acadmey strives to provide a nurturing and safe environment that fosters a rigorous academic and technological curriculum to prepare students to become lifelong learners.
Gary Hardin Academy belief statements:
Each student is unique and capable of achievement.
Students learn in diverse ways and require a variety of teaching strategies.
Students learn best in an environment that is disciplined, fosters respect for authority, and encourages learning.
Students learn best when family members are actively involved in their education.
Students are challenged by a curriculum that is dynamic and responsive to the changing needs of society.
Teachers and administrators are professionals who work continuously to upgrade their knowledge and engage in activities that enhance their effectiveness as educators.
Teachers and administrators will seek to develop innovative and creative strategies that enhance the educational climate.
School personnel, students, parents, and the community will work in partnership and demonstrate an active commitment to education.
School personnel, students, parents, and the community will recognize ethnic and cultural diversity and encourage an understanding and awareness of differences.
Education is lifelong learning and learning for life.