the Keystone school 

About our School

The Keystone School provides high-quality, flexible, individualized educational experiences in a safe, technology-enabled learning environment to empower students to achieve their academic and personal goals.

The Keystone School staff, students, parents, and school partners work to achieve our mission through a process of continuous improvement and professional development based on the  Expected School-wide Learning Results outlined below for School Culture, Engagement, Instruction, and Achievement.

School Culture

  • All Keystone students, parents, student advocates, faculty, and staff participate in learning as a lifelong process and actively support the learning of others.
  • Students are actively engaged in their academic coursework.
  • Parents and student advocates utilize The Keystone School tools and resources to monitor and motivate student learning.
  • Faculty and staff work to design and implement programs and services that improve student achievement.
  • Faculty engage in ongoing, individual professional improvement.

Engagement

  • Success is achieved by collective and individual engagement.
  • Students show activity within their courses in an appropriate amount of time.
  • Students complete their courses within their specified amount of time.
  • Students have the opportunity to be involved in clubs and organizations.
  • Parents, guardians, and school officials are engaged with their students’ education.
  • Students have the opportunity to actively communicate with teachers and school community.

Instruction

  • All Keystone students, parents, and student advocates are supported by faculty and staff who provide meaningful learning experiences and opportunities for individual academic success.
  • Students are supported by faculty and staff who are experts in their content area and use a variety of instructional strategies.
  • Students utilize instructional tools designed to promote academic honesty and achievement.
  • Faculty creates connections with students through meaningful content, personalized feedback, and proactive support.
  • The Keystone School ensures student success by providing continued supervision and support of faculty and analysis of instructional strategies.

Achievement

  • All Keystone students, parents, student advocates, faculty, and staff view their role as critical to attaining a common mission: empowering students to achieve their academic goals.
  • Students, parents, faculty, and staff are provided appropriate resources and services to meet the needs of students.
  • The Keystone School conducts regular programmatic evaluations of student performance to inform school improvement.
  • Appropriate student information is shared with necessary members of the Keystone community as needed to improve achievement.
  • Keystone staff leverages opportunities for sharing, communication, and collaboration to develop a broader sense of the Keystone community.