Richland Academy's Purpose Statement
Richland Academy of the Arts exists to provide quality programming in both the Arts and Education and Development. Richland Academy offers programs in dance, music, visual arts and theater. We believe that creativity exists in everyone. Richland Academy authorizes charter schools in the State of Ohio, mentoring them toward high quality education in safe, nurturing, and culture rich environments. We believe in free public school choices for all children. Richland Academy of the Arts has a deep commitment to the knowledge and contagious sparks of creativity that raise our program standards to the extraordinary.
Richland Academy's Five Core Values
Mission for the Arts Program
Richland Academy of the Arts...where anyone can explore the artist within.
Value Statements for the Arts Program
The Arts Program will provide a commitment to artistic culture in all that we do. Our staff is committed to excellent customer service and creating a family friendly atmosphere.
The Arts Program will provide a professional and safe environment from studio to stage. Our instructors continuously strive to role model the professional arts experience.
The Arts Program will provide creative programming that offers a variety of arts experiences and education for all ages. Our focus is the students and what they create.
The Arts Program will provide an inspiring educational experience. Our instructors are passionate about developing artists who will acquire a lifelong love of the arts and learning.
The Arts Program will provide a cooperative spirit to our patrons. Our central location allows families and individuals from throughout the region to be a part of our rich artistic culture. Richland Academy's instructors, staff, and students create our internal artistic community which will forever reach beyond.
Pledge for the Arts Program
We are determined to help aspiring artists explore the arts, regardless of physical barriers or financial limitations.
Vision for the Arts Program
To be the choice for arts education and performance experience in North Central Ohio. Artists and patrons alike will be surrounded by professionalism that encourages unlimited possibilities of artistic expression and imagination. Richland Academy of the Arts will strive to provide opportunities that inspire our students and community to reach their full creative potential in the arts.
Mission for the Education & Development Program
Richland Academy of the Arts’ authorizing mission is to provide the oversight, monitoring, technical assistance, resources and leadership needed and wanted by its sponsored community schools for them to provide their students with superior academic opportunities while maintaining sound financial viability without violating their autonomy.
Value Statements for the Education & Development Program
The Education and Development Program will provide a commitment to excellent instruction, character development, social consciousness, and artistic culture in all that we do. Our staff is committed to excellent service and oversight and creating a friendly educational experience.
The Education and Development Program will ensure a professional and safe environment in all of our places of learning. Our schools will be professionally structured for top academic performance. Our instructors and staff will be held accountable to the highest of educational standards.
The Education and Development Program will guide toward creative educational experiences for all classrooms. Our focus is the students and what they learn and create, as we strive for ingenuity and unique learning opportunities.
The Education and Development Program will provide an inspiring educational experience. Our instructors and staff are passionate about developing learners of character and social consciousness who will use their lifelong love of learning to contribute back to their communities, families, and friends.
The Education and Development Program will provide a cooperative spirit to our sponsored schools and their communities. Our instructors, staff, and students create an internal learning community which will serve as a solid foundation for further education and employment.
Pledge for The Education and Development Program
We are determined to provide our charter schools their oversight, mentorship, monitoring, and technical assistance with the same passion, fervor, and creativity that we provide our arts programming.
Vision for The Education and Development Program
To be the sponsor of choice for community schools in Ohio. By not limiting the imagination, we will honor developmental abilities and the growth of the whole child. We will cultivate communities who believe children need to grow up experiencing the arts and contributing back to their families and communities.