Through curricular and extracurricular programs, Pinewood students will be:

Well-rounded individuals who:
  • explore their strengths through participation in activities that interest them
  • embrace new academic and extracurricular challenges
  • honor their own individuality and respect the uniqueness of others
  • collaborate effectively across disciplines
  • work productively in a group setting, whether as leaders or contributors
  • become lifelong learners who continue their education in college and beyond
Insightful and critical thinkers who:
  • acquire, analyze, and apply information
  • develop innovative ideas to evaluate, clarify, and solve problems
  • maximize awareness of personal learning styles to fulfill academic potential
  • effectively and creatively utilize available resources and technologies
  • listen and read actively, respectfully, and critically
Self-motivated individuals who:
  • assume responsibility with confidence
  • set high goals and standards
  • explore their interests and cultivate their passions
  • assess their progress on a continual basis, modifying practices as needed
  • take risks, see failure as opportunity, and work through challenges with tenacity
Clear communicators who:
  • speak effectively in a variety of formats and venues
  • incorporate a variety of communication techniques and technologies
  • organize and present ideas in a logical and well-prepared manner
  • demonstrate appropriate written and verbal skills
  • understand, observe, and utilize proper social skills in real and virtual environments
Respectful individuals of character who:
  • understand and value personal differences
  • honor the rights of others to hold differing opinions
  • demonstrate integrity and accept responsibility for their actions both in the real world and online
  • listen to and consider constructive suggestions
  • promote kindness, compassion, and strength of character
  • resolve conflicts in a productive and mature manner

What's Happening at Pinewood School

Individualized Paths, Communal Support

Students at Pinewood are encouraged to inquire, engage, and be aspirational. These six seniors represent an entire class of graduates who exemplify that truth.