Mission, Core Values & Goals


Evansville Day School, in partnership with parents, offers a student-centered, college-preparatory program supported by a challenging and comprehensive curriculum that encourages each student from Junior Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12 to strive for excellence in mind, body, and human spirit.


At Evansville Day School, we embrace the following core values:
  • Excellence — the pursuit of high quality, merit, and virtue;
  • Responsibility — the attribute of being individually accountable, reliable, and trustworthy;
  • Integrity — the discipline to adhere to a code of moral, honorable, and ethical standards;
  • Respect — the positive and supportive consideration for oneself and others;
  • Personal Discipline — the initiative to establish and achieve personal goals that demonstrate favorable character and conduct;
  • Compassion — the willingness to be empathetic and understanding of others.


Beyond our curricular goals, Evansville Day School students will learn to:
  • Respect themselves and others
  • Celebrate differences of faith, race, and culture
  • Develop responsibility, integrity, dependability, and self-control
  • Value the importance of taking responsibility for and developing balance in their own personal well-being
  • Develop good citizenship through community service
  • Value academic excellence and lifelong learning