What makes our High School Unique?

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Unique DMHS Components:

  • Purposeful, intentional community

  • Local, regional and global study trips

  • Entrepreneurship opportunities

  • Open, beautiful classrooms

  • Athletics and clubs through North High School – transportation provided

Montessori HS Student Characteristics:

  • Engages in critical reflection and thinking

  • Practices self-awareness, self-advocacy

  • Takes responsibility for own learning

  • Is adaptable, resilient and persistent

  • Works creatively with complex situations

  • Has ability to create own meanings and challenge ideas/theories

 Holistic Education:

  • Emphasis on self growth, integrity, confidence and independence

  • Adult world experiences- internships and service learning projects

  • Supportive, collaborative environment

  • Diverse, respectful community

  • Focus on social justice

Please view our  High School Design presentation for more details