Profile of an ASMS Graduate

The "Graduate Profile" defines the characteristics of our graduates as a result of their educational experience here at ASMS.  We consider these characteristics to be fundamental and foundational as our school evolves to meet the needs of the future.

When they transition to high school, ASMS graduates will have: 

  • Achieved proficiency in all academic standards that will be needed for success in high school.

  • Learned effective communication skills.

  • Developed an appreciation of the performing arts, visual arts, health and physical fitness. 

  • Gained an understanding of their obligation to care for their community. 


We expect that ASMS graduates will be able to: 

  • Apply their experience and skills to solve complex problems, critically and creatively. 

  • Think critically and independently.

  • Question and inquire. 

  • Strive to do their best.

  • Engage in their broader communities.

  • Advocate for themselves and others.

  • Participate effectively as members of a group.

  • Embrace challenges and change with confidence.

  • Pursue their passions.

  • Make healthy choices. 

In their daily lives, ASMS graduates will demonstrate: 

  • Integrity: They will understand the importance of and act with integrity.

  • Honesty:  They will conduct themselves honestly and responsibly and will accept the consequences and benefits of making mistakes.

  • Tolerance and Respect: They will show respect for all, including themselves, and their ideas.  They will appreciate the perspectives, values, traditions, and ideas of other people.  

  • Perseverance: They will embrace challenges and keep working toward personal goals.