Welcome Back! The first day of school is Thursday, September 8th, 2016!
New Student Welcome Meeting - All freshman or transfer students and their families are invited
to come for an information session this Wednesday, August 31st at 1pm
Respect for Humanity * Respect for Diversity * Respect for the Intellect * Respect for the Truth
Commitment to Peace * Commitment to Justice * Commitment to Democracy
It is the mission of the Humanities Preparatory Academy to provide a philosophical and practical education for all students, an education that features creativity and inquiry, encourages habitual reading and productivity, as well as self-reflection and original thought. We agree with Socrates that the “unexamined life is not worth living,” and it is our desire to prepare students to live thoughtful and meaningful lives. We are committed to inspiring the love of learning in our students. This mission can best be accomplished in a school that is a democratic community. As a democratic community, we strive to exemplify the values of democracy: mutual respect, cooperation, empathy, the love of humankind, justice for all, and service to the world.