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Mountain View Academy

4100 New Vistas Ct Nw # A
Albuquerque, NM 87114-0701

(505) 898-8845


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"“Educating Tomorrow's Leaders ... Today”
Mountain View Academy was founded on the premise that individual students require intense
attention, both academic and personal, to attain their fullest potential. Our school offers the best
of both worlds: a comprehensive, enriched accredited Alberta curriculum taught by certified
teachers and a nurturing environment enabling students to develop a well-rounded personality and
Our mission is to:
Challenge students to be the best that they can be by developing a feeling of self-worth and a
belief in their own ability which will allow them to comfortably pursue their goals
Focus on the student's social development ensuring that he/she is able to interact fully with
others and accept responsibility for his/her own actions as well as develop awareness of how
these actions impact others
Deliver the curriculum in a way that meets the needs of the individual student, enriching the
program where necessary
Recognize parents as primary educators
Promote Christian values
Establish a life-long love of learning
Mountain View Academy strives to meet the needs of the twenty-first century family by
An outstanding academic program preparing each child for the life challenges that they will
A low student/teacher ratio (maximum of 16:1) providing undivided care and attention.
Superior learning facilities and programs
Individualized, unique and creative projects incorporating the Alberta curriculum
Teachers with diverse academic backgrounds providing an enriched environment
Extensive extra-curricular activities augmenting classroom-based learning
A Christian-based atmosphere
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The development of a child's self-esteem is a core component of our school's philosophy and is
therefore a pivotal point in the planning and execution of daily lessons and activities. Options and
core academic subjects are delivered according to our belief through multi-faceted teaching
approaches. To promote, a sense of belonging and to create a climate of social and economic
equality, all Mountain View Academy students are required to wear a uniform bearing our logo
and colors."
Excerpted from the preschool's website