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About us

OUR MISSION

Our Mission is to provide a nurturing learning environment that allows children to uniquely develop into well-rounded individuals who can reach their fullest potential.

The schools imaginative, integrated approach to learning is always focused on developing the whole child. Joshua Academy teaches all students how to give their best in academics and character development. Through an exceptional educational program, we strive to challenge, motivate, and inspire our students to excellence, leadership, and personal achievement.

 Filling the niche between private and public schools, we offer parents and students a choice to enroll in a school providing a unique learning environment, with the freedom to implement new teaching strategies and customize programs respecting the needs of the community.

Joshua Academy’s limited class sizes provide students with:

  • Greater opportunities for participation
  • Individual attention and improved instruction
  • A rigorous and challenging curriculum
  • A nurturing environment
  • Remarkable, measurable results in the performance levels

At Joshua Academy, academic, artistic and athletic endeavors are all part of a balanced educational mix. And students are introduced to special programs in agriculture and agri-business in a way that puts lessons learned in the classroom into real-world, practical application.

Our commitment

Joshua Academy’s vision is to be a holistic, morals-based educational program, preparing students to become responsible, caring, and self-sufficient members of their community.

The educational philosophy of Joshua Academy assumes that every child can learn if given high expectations and the tools needed to succeed.  Our school provides an environment where students are praised for making good choices both academically and socially. Teachers empower students to use parallel thinking to make connections to all areas of their lives.

core values

Joshua Academy is guided by the core values of:

Dedication

Affirming the hope and joy within our education mission

Innovation

Courageous creativity

Integrity

Inspiring trust through personal leadership

respect

Reverence and compassion for the dignity and diversity of each person

STUDENT EXPECTATION

Joshua Academy Students Are

Expected To:

  • Attend school daily, on time (8:00 a.m.)
  • Come to school prepared to work / learn – in uniform, with supplies
  • Respect and support the learning of oneself and others
  • Display school appropriate behavior – morals, academic fortitude, appropriate behavior
  • Put forth his/her best effort 
  • Complete DAILY homework assignments 
  • Communicate with his/her teacher with any questions / concerns
  • Maintain Student Planners for home/school communication

PARENT OBLIGATION

Joshua Academy, Parents At Minimum, Are Obligated To Do The Following:

  • Attend Parent Orientation / Open House before the start of the school year
  • Attend Parent-Teacher-Student Conferences held 2 times per year (October and March)
  • Check/Sign Student Planners daily for Dollar Amounts, Homework, and Teacher Comments
  • Help students with homework daily – create a consistent schedule, provide a quiet place, assist where needed
  • Communicate with teachers immediately when there is a concern or question
  • Attend school functions / events