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Vision and Philosophy

Vision and Philosophy

MISSION STATEMENT

Futuraskolan International School of Stockholm strives to develop students who are internationally minded, generous in spirit and imbued with a sense of community service founded on respect. We challenge and motivate each student to reach their full potential and aim to help them develop into caring global citizens.

Our Goals:

  • To create a calm, safe, and structured atmosphere, generating a fulfilling and encouraging working environment
  • To offer an individually designed educational experience, stimulating and encouraging each child to do their absolute best while supporting their personal needs
  • To create an international perspective and mindset in our students
  • To create a setting where our children, staff, and parents feel happy and comfortable, allowing each individual to demonstrate a sense of responsibility and respect for themselves and others
  • We aim to be an international school that:
  • Challenges all students to reach their highest levels academically, physically and socially
  • Adapts its teaching to accommodate the range of different learning styles
  • Promotes, recognizes and celebrates kindness of spirit
  • Promotes an awareness and understanding of the independence and interdependence between people and countries
  • Respects both similarities and differences between people and cultures
  • Develops an ability to be at ease with others who are different and to celebrate these differences

An inclusive community that:

  • Promotes respect for all
  • Appreciates the difference between having an opinion and being opinionated
  • Fosters a community spirit
  • Encourages parents, teachers and students to work together in fulfilling our core values

SHARED VISION

We challenge and motivate each student to reach their full potential as open-minded and engaged global citizens, who are confident, compassionate, progressive and respectful.

Our Vision:

We want to be the best stepping stone for future world citizens.

With this vision we want to lift the aspirations and goals of our students and give them the best start in life. We shall develop each student’s desire for life-long learning and help them develop into tolerant, responsive, respectful, curious and communicative individuals.

Our Values:

Progressiveness, Energy, Respect

Progressive

We believe in looking forward, continuously evolving and striving to be visionaries. We stop only to evaluate, and always strive to do things better in the future.

Energy

We are creative and we take initiative. We are open-minded. We are engaged and try to see every problem as an inspiring challenge.

Respect

We are receptive, humble and tolerant. We are proud and clear about what is right and wrong. We believe that respect is something that is earned and something we expect from everyone- students teachers, parents, co-workers and business partners.

Our Promise:

At Futuraskolan International every child is visible, challenged and successful.

We are proactive, empathetic and we aim to develop our students inside and outside the classroom.

We are attentive to their individual needs and fully respect them.

 

Definition of Learning:

Learning is a continuing journey of curiosity, challenge and discovery that expands our knowledge, improves our skills and deepens our understanding.

Definition of International Mindedness:

International mindedness is to know ourselves and our own values so that we have the ability to appreciate differences and similarities across cultures and have the mindset to embrace the diversity among us.