PHILOSOPHY AND VISION STATEMENT
Leonardo Da Vinci Academy of Arts and Sciences aims to assist in the formation of well-rounded and responsible individuals, promote academic excellence and encourage self-esteem within a healthy Catholic environment.
Specific objectives include:
- To promote whole-brain thinking, creativity, problem solving and an approach to lifelong learning as inspired by Leonardo Da Vinci.
- To instill a genuine respect for self, family, the environment and a profound vision of life as inspired by the Gospel.
- To promote cultural enrichment and an appreciation for the Italian language and culture within a Canadian context.
- To encourage a healthy lifestyle and positive self-image.
The school’s motto “Virtutem Forma Decorat” (Beauty Adorns Virtue), inscribed on one of Leonardo’s own works (shown)”, was the inspiration for the Academy’s mission statement below: