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Nawa Academy

Address

17351 Trinity Mt. Rd.
French Gulch, California, USA

Experiential education utilizing a hands-on learning approach. Nawa Academy practices the proverb, "I heard and I forgot. I saw and I remembered. I did and I understood." In support of this, John Dewey, a progressive educator of the late 19th century, once said that the term, experiential education is redundant. In order to learn, we need to experience what we are studying. Quoting Mr. Dewey, "Experiential education is education, pure and simple."...

School Focus:
  • Junior Boarding School
Specialties:
  • ESL Program
Grades Offered: 7 to 12
School Type: Co-ed
Religious Affiliation: All Religions Welcome
Year Founded Size: 1988
Post-Grad Year: No
Saturday Classes: No
Classroom Dress Code: Casual
Average Class Size: 90 Students
ESL Courses: Yes
Summer Program: No