Mission, Vision, and Values

Learn by doing, learn by caring



Our school community inspires passion for lifelong learning, fosters social and emotional acuity, and develops the imaginative mind. 


Mission II

For over fifty years, Nueva has pursued its mission in two ways — Nueva provides students with an outstanding, tailored education (Mission I); and Nueva works to reach teachers, students, and administrators everywhere by engaging the education community actively within the Bay Area, across the nation, and around the world (Mission II).



  • A dynamic learning community
  • An environment of trust
  • Social-emotional acuity
  • Curiosity and creativity
  • Passion and excellence
  • Student agency


The Nueva School uses a dynamic educational model to enable gifted learners to make choices that benefit the world.


Learn by Doing, Learn by Caring