MISSION, VISION, & VALUES
Through excellent training in the arts and innovative academic education, reflecting God’s love and welcoming all, DaySpring equips our students to use their creativity and skills effectively in their lives, enriching the community.
Our vision is to build strong foundations in lives, young and old, to sustain their fully developed gifts, and for them to be enjoyed, celebrated and utilized in those lives for a lifetime. Communities will be enriched by the impact of those lives demonstrating how to live with excellent character and skill, enhanced creativity, critical thought, collaboration and passion for their calling.
Excellence in relationships, attitudes and character, artistry and performance, technique and skill, and in the learning environment.
Character Development building foundations of self discipline, responsibility, kindness, confidence, respect, service, and leadership.
Skills that equip all in the community for any path they choose: technique, communication, collaboration, creativity, critical thinking, and an attitude of contribution to the community.
Community, creating a diverse culture that is engaging, serving, partnering, and providing experiences to enrich all.
WHO WE ARE
DaySpring Arts and DaySpring Academy function collaboratively, with shared facilities and resources, to serve our Academy and Arts students alike:
DaySpring Arts serves the community in training and performances in the arts, including dance, art, music, drama, musical theatre, technical theatre and video.
Our Educational Philosophy
We believe-teaching skills, such as creativity, critical thinking, collaboration and effective communication, equips students for success in whatever they do beyond school.
We believe-education should be dynamic, alive and relevant to students.
Our teaching style and curriculum choices reflect these beliefs. We aim to provide a creative, challenging and comprehensive education with a hands-on, problem solving approach, becoming increasingly structured in the upper levels to prepare the students for continued success.
We create lessons that have students moving, researching, collaborating and devising creative solutions to problems. We seek to make each student's educational experience as personal as possible, and to motivate and equip students of all abilities to reach their full potential. Personal responsibility is encouraged and many opportunities for character development are pursued.
DaySpring Arts & Education accepts students of any race, color, sex, religion, national or ethnic background.