The official Bacon Academy video ~ Thanks to students Matt Rakowski, Felix Foti, Marc Miceli, Zach Hill, Jah-Marley Wright and teacher Dan Ramage.
Bacon Academy is Colchester's public high school, serving students in grades 9-12.
Students effectively communicate (by verbal, non-verbal, written and visual means) independently and collaboratively according to their audience and purpose.
Students collaborate by being active participants in the school and within the community.
Students contribute to their community through participation in service learning.
Students explore, choose, and engage in new and diverse experiences.
Students recognize and examine perspectives of global themes.
Students actively engage in the inquiry process in order to articulate individualized educational and post-secondary goals.
Students solve problems using academic, technical, social, and creative skills.
Students analyze and evaluate sources in order to synthesize information and reach relevant conclusions.
Students take a position and substantiate claims using a variety of sources.
Students use technology ethically and responsibly to complete tasks and achieve goals.
BACON ACADEMY CORE VALUES & BELIEFS
With its proud history and rich traditions, Bacon Academy promotes a family-like partnership of students, staff, parents, and community.
Because we value:
Respect, Responsibility, Achievement, Safety, and Compassion
We have a responsibility to:
Create a cohesive and nurturing environment
Connect, involve, and engage in learning
Collaborate and communicate effectively
Respect diversity and encourage individual goals
Provide a rigorous and authentic educational experience
Foster citizenship and community partnerships