Middle & High School
The NIS Middle and High School areas are focused on guiding our scholars through their academic requirements, while developing lifelong learners that are able to navigate in ever changing interdependent global society. Teachers are trained to differentiate their instruction ensuring that all learner’s learning styles and levels are met.
Middle School scholars are provided an opportunity to experience their core requirements along with being exposed to the art, music, business classes, physical education, social studies, and French. Middle School teachers focus on assisting scholars as they develop their critical thinking skills by a variety of instructional methods incorporating student-centered instruction.
High School scholars are provided an opportunity to experience a variety of course that appeal to their educational interests. Scholars are guided through their NIS career by the High School Counseling Department. Scholars are given guidance as they choose their courses along with supports to prepare for their post-secondary options. Teachers at the High School level facilitate scholars’ learning by exposing them to a variety of educational experiences in and outside the classroom.
All scholars in the Middle and High School areas are encouraged to grow educationally and try new experiences, and parents are encouraged to be an active participant in every scholar’s learning. Parents are given an opportunity to engage our Counseling Department as scholar’s matriculate through NIS. Parents are also informed about student progress, upcoming events, and important dates by the NIS staff.
It is the goal of the NIS staff to have a true triangle of support for all scholars to ensure their academic success. In the NIS Middle and High School we are determine to Learn Together.