Middle College at Austin Peay State University was created to engage students who find it difficult to connect or become engaged in traditional high school programs. Working in collaboration with Austin Peay State University, Middle College students pursue post-secondary goals through an instructional program that is based on rigorous and relevant curriculum, while building strong relationships to foster the students' own resiliency. 

 

VISION 

 The Middle College at Austin Peay State University’s vision is for all students to graduate with an attainable, well-structured plan for their post-secondary goals.

 

OPERATING PRINCIPLES

INTEGRITY

Requires that we:

  • Demonstrate strong moral character
  • Operate with truth and honesty
  • Behave ethically towards others

ACCOUNTABILITY

Requires that we:

  • Own our choices and any consequences as a result
  • Model the behavior we want to see our school
  • Transparently encourage accountability in one another

GROWTH

Requires that we:

  • Set measurable goals and adjust as necessary
  • Reflect on both failures and successes as learning opportunities
  • Have a collective efficacy to produce a desired result

COMMITMENT 

Requires that we:

  • Persevere in difficult circumstances
  • Are dedicated to giving our best in all that we do 

EQUALS MIDDLE COLLEGE EXCELLENCE!