Our shared purpose is to inspire a lasting love of learning and spirit of service so that each of our students lives a life of meaning and enriches the world.
Our Core Values
As an Episcopal school, St. Stephen’s embraces five core values as the foundation of our mission: love of learning, balance, diversity, community and service.
St. Stephen’s dedicates itself to:
List of 5 items.
Creating a dynamic, compelling and rigorous intellectual environment that encourages active inquiry and fosters a lifelong love of learning;
Offering programs that support active engagement and broad interests balanced with programs that promote wellness and spiritual fulfillment;
Upholding and advancing our founders’ bold, progressive vision for a diverse, inclusive and equitable school community that respects and celebrates the unique individuality and dignity of every human being;
Providing an exceptional educational experience that transcends the classroom and enhances students’ knowledge that they are valued members of a unique boarding and day school that celebrates learning and living together in community; and
Inspiring students to serve their immediate community and the global human family as educated and ethical citizens and stewards of the planet we all share.
Adopted January 2018
By 2023, St. Stephen’s Episcopal School will be a vibrant and inclusive community inspiring all learners for lives of meaning and impact from The Hill to the world. (Adopted February 2018)