Elementary chapel message led by Pastor Ted Sauter
Middle school worship led by Contemporary Worship Leader Tim Evans
Prayer is encouraged and welcomed
Mission and Philosophy
Mission Provide an environment that EMPOWERS and INSPIRES students to think and CREATE solutions to challenges in an ever-changing world.
Philosophy The Village School uses project-based learning in a rigorous academic environment to enable students to work collaboratively, think critically, and problem solve with purpose, while instilling Christian values in their lives.
Our Statements of Belief
Christ Skills Students will develop and use life skills based on a personal relationship with Christ.
Value Development and Responsibility Students will learn to continuously evaluate choices and consequences based on their developing values as espoused by their family, church, and teachers.
Value Integration and Affirmation Students’ integrity, self-esteem, and competence will be enhanced by their positive relationships and mutual respect within the North Naples United Methodist Church and school community.
Students as Learners Students will become independent and active learners and critical thinkers.
Safe and Nurturing Learning Environment Students will learn in a physically and emotionally safe and nurturing environment.
Multiple Learning Styles and Whole Brain Learning Students will learn using the whole brain and will be engaged in a variety of instructional approaches that support multiple learning styles.
Real World Learning Students will apply their learning in meaningful and thematic contexts.
Community Leadership The North Naples United Methodist Church community of students, parents, teachers, administrators, and leaders share the responsibility for advancing The Village School’s mission to enable students to become academically competent, self-directed, and life-long Christian learners.
Learning Outcomes Students will demonstrate their understanding of essential knowledge and skills, be active in solving problems and produce original work.
Beyond the Classroom Students will be involved in extra-curricular activities that will form valued friendships, build team spirit, instill pride, and encourage community responsibility.
Sense of Humor- -
"Sense of Humor shows that you are funny and happy. I think sense of humor is important to me because…
"Resourcefulness means you can take a problem and make it better. You find a way to make the best out…
Problem Solving- -
"You have to be able to problem solve to be happy. If you got in a fight with a friend…
"Pride is the satisfaction you feel when you accomplish something. This is important because it will help you build your…
"Perseverance is when you don't give up. When something doesn't go right you must persevere to get through it, even…
Personal Best- -
"Giving our personal best is one of the great things we do at this school! We practice this by listening…
No Put Downs- -
"No Put Downs means making people feel good about themselves. It's better giving a compliment than saying something nasty. Make…
"You need patience when you want something. You can't go through life being impatient because you will never get anything…
"Organization is a Christ Skill you must possess in order to have many other Christ Skills. It helps you be…
"Flexibility is when you are ok with what happens, even if you don't like it. Everyone needs flexibility or else…