About Us

  • Mission and Vision

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    Mission Statement:

    In partnership with our community, we empower ALL students through academic excellence and innovation to be inspired, confident, and happy in a safe and inclusive learning environment.



    We are committed to...

    1. Increasing student achievement for ALL
    2. Creating 21st century learners through innovation
    3. Cultivating social consciousness through RISE expectations
    4. Inspiring students to be risk-takers, problem solvers, and critical thinkers through perseverance and grit.
    5. Collaborating school-wide in professional learning communities


    What makes Walnut Hills RISE to the top?

    • Intentional focus on college and career readiness for ALL children
    • Master teachers: Walnut Hills teachers have an average of 17.5 years of teaching experience, and 80% of our teachers hold a Master's Degree
    • STEAM TIME: students participate in enrichment classes grounded in science, technology, engineering, arts and math, based on choice  
    • Structured enrichment & intervention time for all learners
    • Gifted and Talented: provides services for accelerated academic instruction and individual learning plans
    • An environment that embraces all family and community members
    • Healthy and happy children through intentional classroom structures, cooperative learning, increased growth mindset, and PBiS (Positive Behavioral Supports & Interventions)
    • 100% commitment to equity work through our PASS team, Equity Team, and intentional culturally responsive education practices.


Last Modified on August 21, 2019