OUR MISSION

Providing a safe, nurturing and compassionate environment.

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Our Mission

Our mission is to be a center of research, learning and sharing of evidence-based practices for students with autism and related disorders that enables Beacon Day School to be the leader in providing  integrative educational care in a safe, nurturing and compassionate environment. 

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Our Vision

We are a progressive educational community composed of compassionate and highly trained professionals, dedicated and informed parents, and most importantly, diverse, hardworking students who inspire our commitment to serving their needs and facilitating their growth across all domains on a daily basis.

 
 

CASANDRA NGUYEN

Vice-President, Operations

"Our proudest moments come when a parent tells us their child is making behavioral changes they thought were out of reach."
 

Our Values

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Excellence

  • We are life-long learners who strive to provide best-in-class services that help everyone achieve their personal best.
     

  • We are diligent in our pursuit of professionalism in all that we do.

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CONTINUOUS LEARNING & IMPROVEMENT

Respect

  • We treat every individual with dignity and sensitivity to ensure responsiveness to their unique needs.
     

  • We consistently embody our values with each other, our students, and the greater community.

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DIGNITY, COMPASSION & EMPATHY

Collaboration

  • We foster an open dialogue to create a community that promotes innovation and success.
     

  • We practice a multidisciplinary approach to ensure decision making is aligned with our mission.

TOGETHER WE SUCCEED

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Integrity

  • We strive to be genuine, transparent and honest across all our daily practices.
     

  • We do the right thing even when it is difficult.

WE DO THE RIGHT THING

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Diversity, Equity

& Inclusion

  • We welcome and celebrate all people regardless of gender, race, nationality, creed, sexual orientation or ability.

  • We believe all individuals should be respected and appreciated as valuable members of the community.

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WE LEARN FROM EACH OTHER