“Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible – the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family,” ~ Virginia Satir
Japhet’s mission is to nurture and prepare each child for life by integrating character education with a strong academic program. Nurturing is the foundation of everything we do.
Nurture is defined as helping something or someone grow, develop, or succeed. Japhet’s goal is to help each child grow, develop, and succeed as far are they are capable of during the time we share with them. We educate the whole child, integrating both character and academics. We provide a safe place where children are appreciated, where they can make mistakes, and where they can flourish, very much like a family.
During our 2011 ISACS School Survey two-thirds of our parents commented that our nurturing environment is one of our most important strengths. Here’s what they had to say:
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