Mission & Philosophy


Mission Statement

Ann & Nate Levine Academy is an inclusive, dynamic, Jewish day school which fosters leadership, creativity, critical thinking, and Jewish values while empowering its students with integrity, self-confidence, and intellectual curiosity.


Educational Philosophy

Critical Thinking
We encourage exploration and intellectual and objective analysis before reaching conclusions and
making judgements.

Global Citizenship
Through the lens of Jewish Tradition and tikkun olam, we promote the responsibilities and duties that come with being an ethical and humane partner in our society and world

Creativity
We promote the use of innovation, imagination and originality, in our approach to learning.

Collaboration
Through positive, mutually respectful relationships, we build effective working and learning
communities.

Growth Mindset
We believe that each person has innate talents and strengths that can be fostered through dedication, perseverance, and hard work inspiring a love of learning and resilience.

Community
We embrace the full spectrum of Jewish rituals and practices and encourage each student to value
his/her unique heritage and pathway in the context of Jewish History.

Preparatory Curriculum
Students are equipped with the skills, knowledge, and character to succeed in all areas of life after
Levine.

Confidence
An emotionally safe environment fosters a feeling of assurance arising from one’s abilities and qualities.

Zionistic
Our school community embodies a strong connection with Israel, its people, culture and language.

Commitment
We expect all members of our school community to embody our core Jewish middot and educational
philosophy.