•  Hands-on learning

•  Small class sizes

•  Meeting all students' needs

•  Teaching for a variety of learning styles

•  Professional development and certified

 teachers

•  Making learning fun and engaging

•  Consistent and fair classroom

 management plans

•  Organized and vibrant classrooms

•  Positive learning environment

•  Building students' self confidence

•  Creating and strengthening family

 relationships

•  Assessing students' progress and

 development

•  Loving and warm atmosphere

•  Above-grade-level expectations