Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory

  • Horace Mann seeks to educate and nurture its students and to help them fulfill their potential.
  • To attain this goal, the School provides a challenging and rigorous set of academic and extracurricular programs within a caring and supportive environment.
  • Students are encouraged to test and learn about themselves, to develop a concern for others and to grow intellectually, physically, socially and emotionally.
  • The School seeks to foster a capacity in each individual for clear and creative thought.
  • The School encourages students to understand that learning is a lifelong endeavor that is valuable in itself.
  • Horace Mann seeks a diverse student body and fosters a respect for individual and cultural differences.
  • Each student is encouraged to strive for self-esteem and confidence and to be respectful of others.
  • In addition, students learn that they must be responsible for their actions and for the decisions that they make.
  • In its role as a college preparatory school, Horace Mann emphasizes the Liberal Arts and prepares its students for leadership in a variety of fields and endeavors.
  • To accomplish this task, the School offers programs and activities that encourage excellence.
  • The School also maintains an outstanding faculty that represents both high scholarship and a deep concern for the total development of the individual.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 2-12

Student Body

Total Students 1330 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers

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