The Mission of the National Commission on Exceptional Schools is to endorse and provide interactive support for private and independent schools. These schools create and promote educational programs that address the unique and individual needs and educational goals of the student body they serve.
Schools accredited by the NCES:
Provide an educational environment which encourages and supports the progressive development of intellectual, physical, and social skills.
Foster a climate for students to expand their awareness of their unique opportunities and responsibiltiies within their home, their community, and their world.
Create individual learning programs to assist students in recognizing their own potential to create meaningful and productive lives within a diverse and competitive society.
Provide educational opportunities to encourage students to achieve optimum vocational and social maturity.