It Takes A Village Academy is a new small school opening in September 2007. We are interested in enrolling hard working, ambitious students who will be entering the ninth grade in September 2007.
ALL ITAVA SCHOLARS WEAR OUR UNIFORMCommunicative Excellence: Each student will leave ITAVA proficient in both a foreign language and academic English. Students will be able to effectively communicate their ideas through multiple formats. They will be powerful orators, compelling and creative writers, and active and attentive listeners.
Character: ITAVA scholars will display character traits that positively contribute to society, exhibit respect for each person, and learn from diversity. Students will strive to define themselves and their inner strengths in order to affirm their self-worth and confidence. Students will set personal goals, initiating positive change, and strive for a higher level of life.
Critical Thinking: ITAVA scholars will apply a number of reflection methodologies to gain meaning and understanding from their experiences. Students will strive to understand the role of ethics in the community and the society at large. Students will also identify and assess community needs and determine a way to address those needs through student action.
ITAVA is committed to ensuring that you graduate with the academic, technological, and social skills necessary to inspire others and succeed in college and life. ITAVA will only award a high school diploma to those who have demonstrated mastery of the following Exit Outcomes. Mastery will be demonstrated through academic course grades, standardized tests, digital portfolios, and student exhibitions.