Mitchener University Academy is a private non-public educational institution offering sound secondary education for low income students and students with disabilities. Mitchener University Academy is a program designed with a primary focus to help students cope with developmental disabilities through therapeutic interventions, social skills training, being exposed to a productive and supportive environment, and taking a proactive approach to helping each individual student with reaching their individualized goals. Mitchener University Academy shall provide such education by giving all students an opportunity to learn, be expressive and creative, build a real-world outlook and ensure character, social skills and comprehension development is demonstrated in each student.
We will accomplish the mission by adopting the following principles:
Provide therapeutic treatment specifically for each diagnosis
Be patient with each student throughout the implementation process
Maintain a high level of customer service
Demonstrate professionalism at all times
Be respectful of the rights of each student
Keep student information confidential at all times
Work as a cohesive unit with staff and supporting school system
Desired Outcomes for services rendered:
Increase coping skills
Achievement through improvement in academic performance
Promoting symptom stability
Increase social skills
To demonstrate appropriate behavior at home, school and in the community
We rely on building the following characteristics within each student that make up our values of SUCCESS:
We will encourage all students to respect themselves and tap into their personal value and be great.
We will help our students understand the importance of obtaining a higher education degree and how it will impact their future.
We will encourage each student to develop the skill set to build character through patience, perseverance and persistence.
We will teach our students to think outside of the box and let their creative senses take them to the next level of success.
We will empower our students to overcome their circumstances and be champions of change in their lives one day at a time.
We will show our students how to rely on their self-will and believe in themselves to achieve greater heights of accomplishment.
We will motivate our students to learn to be positive role models through academic performance and community involvement.