Grow with 2nd Nature Academy


Innovative Learning in Preschool - Grade 8

2nd Nature Academy is a private elementary and middle school built upon the ideals of teaching 21st Century skills, small classroom sizes, and maintaining an emotionally-healthy educational community. Students are expected to actively participate in their learning and achieve to their fullest potential. Our integrated curriculum places emphasis on critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, collaboration, and altruism. By breaking down barriers between subjects, our educators make learning more meaningful and provide opportunities for deeper understanding. What sets apart a 2nd Nature Academy education?

  • Mandarin & Spanish foreign language programs
  • hands-on science
  • integrated technology
  • Singapore math program
  • service learning
  • humane education
  • world music & cultural education
  • fine & creative arts
  • team building

These programs and so much more create an educational environment that instills a love of learning.

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New K-8 Facility: Fall 2018

Our new, state-of-the-art elementary and middle school building will house kindergarten through grade 8 beginning this fall. This facility will serve to further enhance our modern, sustainable campus' offerings. These new additions include:

  • gymnasium
  • maker's space
  • middle school science lab
  • dedicated art and music room
  • technology lab
  • outdoor classroom space
  • updated multi-age classrooms

Increased green space will likewise offer new and improved areas for outdoor recreation on our idyllic 39-acre farm campus, which abuts 700 acres of conservation land.

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