What We Believe


Our Mission

The de Paul School teaches students with learning differences how to learn, how to become independent, and how to become successful.

Our Philosophy

We believe in the potential of our students.

We believe in the individuality and dignity of our students.

We believe our role as educators is to empower our students.

We believe that our students need an educational program with specific features in order to reach their potential.

We believe that in order to best serve a student, the family-school relationship must be strong.

We believe that teaching requires great diligence.

We believe that each person has the responsibility to build our community.

Our Vision

The de Paul School will be a premiere, internationally recognized school where instructional expertise, curricular breadth, cultural attributes, and outreach programs inspire students who learn differently to be tomorrow’s leaders and healers for our community and beyond.

Our Core Values





High Expectations

Non-Discriminatory Statement

The de Paul School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, or disability in the administration of its policies, procedures, and programs.