• Study Alternative Center

Mission

  • To provide an alternative educational setting that addresses the academic and personal growth needs of our students in order to promote their ability to become socially responsible members of our community.

Vision

  • To be a leader in alternative education characterized by a small, respectful, and safe learning community. We will employ a flexible, innovative curriculum to meet the diverse needs of our students.

Collective Commitments

  • Our students will:

    • Give their best efforts to achieve high academic standards.
    • Demonstrate admirable character.
    • Pursue challenging goals to be life-long learners.
    • Encourage and support others.
    • Accept responsibility for their learning and their actions.
    • Communicate effectively.

     

    Our families and community members will:

    • Support and encourage academic and character excellence.
    • Demonstrate mutual respect and cooperation.
    • Contribute time, talent and resources.
    • Model life-long learning.
    • Communicate effectively.

     

    The faculty and staff will:

    • Demonstrate respect for self and others.
    • Teach skills necessary for life long learning.
    • Be effective communicators.
    • Be accountable for our actions.
    • Provide for cultural diversity.
    • Reflect on students’ personal development to improve and enhance personal growth.
    • Encourage active participation.
    • Celebrate student successes.
    • Develop plans for the future.
    • Make healthy choices.
    • Provide service in our community.
  • Study Alternative Center
    2343 W. Olive St.
    Springfield, MO 65803
    417-523-6400
    Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

    Please contact:
    Mr. Justin Dickenson
    Director of Alternative Programs
    jdickenson@spsmail.org