Mission & Values
Nativity Catholic School teaches as Jesus did with faith and integrity to promote lifelong learning.
Nativity Catholic School provides a Christ-centered learning environment that fosters strong Christian virtues focused on cultivating the full potential of each child.
The faculty and staff at Nativity Catholic School are:
- Committed to serving children in order to help them develop and grow to their full potential academically and spiritually and to become productive citizens in a global society;
- Aware that each child comes to us with diverse learning needs and various learning styles;
- Dedicated to providing differentiated instructional practices tailored to students’ preferred modes of learning that also challenge their unexplored learning intelligences;
- Faithful to the school’s mission to teach as Jesus did, working toward providing a safe and structured learning environment that professes
Nativity Catholic School builds a vital community of faith by recognizing that its ministry incorporates a three-fold dimension: God’s message, Christian fellowship, and service to the community. The school strives to accomplish this through the celebration of liturgy and shared prayer, sacramental preparation, religious instruction, school/parish fellowship opportunities and the incorporation of Christian virtues into all areas of the curriculum and school life.
Nativity is accredited by the Virginia Catholic Education Association (VCEA) – Diocese of Arlington and is a 2008 National Blue Ribbon School awardee.