PHILOSOPHY & BELIEFS
North New Summit School is dedicated to the educational philosophy that considers the diverse needs of today's students and families. The school recognizes the need for non-traditional instructional settings that provide individual academic attention while encouraging emotional and social growth.
One of North New Summit's primary goals is to expand the student's foundations for academic and professional achievement. The school recognizes the need for an individual, motivational, and intellectual environment for students, including those students who are exceptional learners who may encounter learning differences. Through initial assessment, the staff of North New Summit School determines each student's needs and custom-designs an educational plan suited to meeting those needs.
North New Summit School integrates co-curricular activities used to enhance the student's academic experience. Innovative teaching techniques combined with field trips and use of area resources, provide a comprehensive academic experience for all students.
North New Summit School Beliefs:
Students learn in different ways and should be provided with a variety of instructional approaches to support their learning.
All children have the right to a high-quality education.
A quality education is founded on and sustained by an unwavering emphasis on reading, mathematics, and life-long learning.
Well-defined goals and objectives are essential to a quality education program.
Students achieve best in a safe, positive, and intellectually stimulating learning environment.
Each and every employee functions as an integral member of the school personnel team and makes a highly significant contribution to the educational program.
North New Summit School
1203 Sgt. John Pittman Drive
Greenwood, Mississippi 38930