We pride ourselves in fostering the growth and development of the whole child, ensuring that we support their academic and social-emotional advancement. We are a diverse community that proudly and deliberately celebrates each child’s individuality. Students are encouraged to be their true selves and are taught strategies that effectively help them to find their voice, communicate their thoughts and feelings, and advocate for themselves and others.

We identify the characteristics that make each person unique while focusing on the similarities that connect us all.

Guiding Principles

Each month of the school year, the entire Heketi school community upholds one of the following guiding principles and seek to draw the connection to them in the classroom, in our interpersonal relationships, and throughout our community.

  • Compassion
  • Responsibility
  • Gratitude
  • Communication
  • Collaboration
  • Curiosity
  • Courage
  • Persistence
  • Respect