Helios at a Glance

MISSION: To provide engaging and imaginative education that meets the
unique intellectual, social and emotional needs of gifted learners and their

VISION: Helios New School students develop…

  • a  life-long love of learning that is internally motivated and self-directed
  • academic skills and self-discipline
  • a positive sense of self
  • and respect and empathy for others
…to thrive in and contribute to a dynamic and interconnected world.

  • Private, secular K-8 school based on best practices in gifted education
  • Rigorous academic curriculum in project-based, collaborative environment
  • Multi-dimensional learning, including social and emotional development
  • Second language programs for Mandarin and Spanish
  • Low student-to-teacher ratio of 10:1
  • Aftercare available until 6:00 p.m.

Helios Board of Directors, 2015-16