Dr. Kiran C. Patel High School will transform teaching and learning, demonstrating methods and techniques that will be replicated in high quality public high schools across the state and the nation.
Patel High School will educate, inspire, and empower students by integrating 21st century knowledge and skills with personalized, innovative instruction, school/community partnerships, and a focus on social responsibility and leadership.
Patel High School will embed skills essential to 21st century learning – critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity – into the context of core subjects and interdisciplinary themes that challenge students to excel..
Inquiry and problem-based approaches to instruction will immerse Patel High School students in real-world problems and solutions, cultivating a profound understanding of their civic and leadership responsibilities, both locally and globally. Patel High School will lay the groundwork for students to become college and career ready lifelong learners.
WORLD CLASS FACILITIES
Successful learning occurs in physical spaces specifically designed with an eye toward flexibility and the promotion of creativity and collaboration. The Dr. Kiran C. Patel High School will incorporate:
Wow Space – common room for formal and informal gatherings.
Studios – Space for gatherings, working groups, and presentations.
Neighborhoods – Communities for integrated curriculum delivery.
Movable Walls – Creating flexible space between classrooms.
Venues – Providing opportunity to display and exhibit student work.
Curriculum, Classroom, Coaching, Community, and Culture with a focus on transformative learning and teaching, Patel High School is committed to implementing a comprehensive framework for 21st century education that focuses on the skills, knowledge, and expertise students must master to succeed in work and life. The learning and innovation skills essential to 21st century learning – critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity – will be embedded within the context of core subjects and interdisciplinary themes that will challenge our students, teachers, and school leaders to excel.