Upper Elementary (3rd-5th)

“From Little Acorns Do Mighty Oaks Grow”

As students leave the lower elementary school with a strong foundation, our program shifts to a more student driven focus where students can express themselves and their ideas as they explore the larger world in depth.


"Our vision is to build a strong foundation academically, socially and emotionally. Our goal is provide our 21st Century learners with opportunities to develop the essential skills of creating, collaborating, critical thinking and problem solving."

Cornerstones of the Learning Process

  • Thought-provoking learning environment
  • Creative Opportunities
  • Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking
  • Integration of Technology
  • Risk Taking in a nurturing and supportive environment
  • Self Expression encouraged through a variety of opportunities

Portrait of a BOA Student


  • Responsible
  • Collaborative
  • Enthusiastic
  • Goal Driven
  • Leader
  • Confident Communicator
  • Critical Thinker
  • Open-Minded
  • Nurturing