At The College School, students develop as curious learners, adventurous spirits, and compassionate global citizens.


• Curious about the world

• Eager to learn outside of the classroom

• Able to adapt to new situations

• Able to ask good questions

• Willing to have their initial ideas challenged

• More interested in creating a new answer than being told the “right” answer

• Able to show social intelligence, self-control, and empathy in a group

• Open to the give and take of collaboration

• Open to conversations about character as well as academic progress

• Willing to give and receive meaningful feedback

• Eager to do real, hands-on work

• Ready to be challenged by what’s next …. high school, college, career and beyond

• Excited about making the world a better place