Our VisionTop of Page

A diverse, empowered community of innovators that connects culture, technology and the arts to act locally and design transformative solutions for evolving professional and global landscapes.

Our MissionTop of Page

TIDE Academy students use systems thinking and an interdisciplinary approach to contribute dynamic and socially just solutions to our world’s known and unknown challenges. We spark students' interests, cultivate their creative abilities, and provide opportunities to apply future-now skills.

Our BeliefsTop of Page

  • Fluency in technology, literacy and numeracy are vital gateways to equity.

  • Thematic interdisciplinary units are crucial for deeper understanding of subject content.

  • The iterative process of prototyping and assessing critical feedback drives innovation.

  • Diversity and empathy strengthen communities.

  • With a growth mindset, every student is capable of reaching mastery.

Our CommitmentsTop of Page

  • Serve the whole child with unconditional positive regard and engage in restorative practices.

  • Develop student agency and resilience so that students can advocate for themselves and others.

  • Facilitate a learning environment that ensures all students perform at optimal levels of academic rigor.   

  • Model and foster safe and inclusive collaborative spaces that value diverse viewpoints.

  • Engage students with systems thinking and social action projects.

  • Provide equity in math by ensuring that all students have access to precalculus by junior year.

  • Help students identify personal interests and talents through rich exposure to STEAM pathways.