Mission & Vision

Mission Statement

Havern School creates confident learners by nurturing the potential of students with diagnosed learning disabilities through specialized, small group instruction and integrated therapies.

Values

  • Our students have unlimited potential
  • Our community thrives in a strong family and school partnership
  • Our team members are highly qualified, dedicated, and compassionate
  • Our school provides a supportive environment that recognizes and respects the unique gifts of each child

Approach

  • We serve children in kindergarten through eighth grade
  • We incorporate each student’s strengths, challenges, and learning disability diagnosis to create a customized, research-based curriculum
  • We integrate speech-language therapy, occupational therapy, and social skills instruction into the students’ schedules
  • We maintain a low student-to-staff ratio, with explicit instruction delivered in small, skill-based groups
  • We utilize the Orton-Gillingham approach as the foundation for our structured literacy program
  • We follow an intervention-based model that celebrates progress and prepares students for the next steps of their educational journey