The Winston School inspires hope and success in bright, creative students who have struggled to realize their potential.
The Winston School’s Motto: “Never, never, never give up.” – Winston Churchill
We are UNIQUE
We celebrate diversity, including a mix of San Diego students who learn in different ways and at different paces.
We recognize that students have strengths, understanding and passion in particular areas.
We understand students find some academic skills very challenging but may be advanced in others.
We are DEDICATED
We respect that the student is the central actor in his or her own education.
We believe in our students and foster self-confidence.
We encourage students to persevere, building persistence and resilience.
We help to unlock student motivation and potential.
We identify the needs and appropriate expectations of each student.
We hold reasonable expectations that, despite learning differences, each student can and will grow academically, socially, emotionally and ethically and have a chance to attend college if offered a flexible approach.
We are a COMMUNITY
We ensure a safe, nurturing, patient and calming community for learning.
We provide many opportunities to socialize and share activities with other San Diego students of various learning differences, age groups, interests and backgrounds.
We encourage a collaborative, supportive environment which readily assists and celebrates student effort and achievement.