Purpose and Values
We inspire all of our students to continuous inquiry, empowering them with the skills,
courage, optimism, and integrity to pursue their dreams and enhance the lives of others.
We believe that:
• Each person has equal intrinsic value
• People are responsible for the choices they make
• All people have potential for growth
• Internal motivation is the most powerful driver of learning and success
• A balanced lifestyle is the essence of well-being
• Mutual trust and respect are essential for healthy, enduring relationships
• Embracing our interdependence is vital for the community to flourish
• Practice, perseverance, and reflection are integral to a culture of excellence
• We are the trustees of our environment
Profile of a Graduate
An ASB graduate, empowered by dreams, skilled as a lifelong learner, oriented towards
serving others, is dedicated to making a positive impact in the world.
An ASB graduate dreams.
She courageously takes risks and pursues her interests and passions. She is a critical thinker
who approaches challenges with optimism and persists in solving problems. She approaches
life with imagination and creativity, knowing her opportunities are limitless.
An ASB graduate is a lifelong learner.
He is knowledgeable in key academic content areas and possesses the skills necessary to
be successful in both further studies and 21st-century careers. As a balanced, inquisitive
learner, an ASB graduate demonstrates responsibility and a reflective approach to personal
growth. He works independently and collaboratively to ethically manage complex systems,
information, and problems.
An ASB graduate serves others.
She actively enhances the lives of others, showing integrity in her intentions and actions.
She seeks to understand people and cultures, empathizing with and appreciating diverse
opinions, appearances, behaviors, and beliefs. She is globally aware, valuing a world that is
just, peaceful, and sustainable.