• Our mission:

    In partnership with our diverse community, the mission of Lichen K-8, a collaborative neighborhood school of excellence, is to inspire and engage all students to succeed in an ever-changing world through positive character trait development and innovative student-centered academic rigor embedded with technology and enriched by the arts.

    Our objectives:

    • By 2016 we will reduce the achievement gap by 50% as demonstrated by multiple measures.
    • By 2016, all students will apply and demonstrate critical thinking, problem solving, creativity and collaborative skills in accordance with their grade level standards through oral and written communication and using a variety of multimedia formats.
    • All students will develop and consistently demonstrate the positive character traits necessary to become contributing, responsible, respectful, and caring members of our diverse and ever-changing global community.

Last Modified on June 2, 2014