About Us

Mission, Vision, & Philosophy


The Frontiers Academy mission is to provide trilingual fluency and an intellectually challenging, advanced curriculum in Mandarin, Spanish, and English integrated within the preschool, elementary, and middle school program. It is through this program that we will educate and inspire our students to become citizens of the world — cross-cultural leaders, creative problem-solvers, and team builders.

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  • Philosophy

    Curriculum is designed and taught with the understanding that each student learns differently. Frontiers Academy shifts the focus on instruction from teacher to student. The teacher becomes a facilitator, thus encouraging students to become independent thinkers and agents of their own learning. 

    Frontiers Academy believes in active learning and adopts a hands-on and project based approach that engages students to make connections across curriculum and the world around them. 

    As a school, we instill in our administration, faculty, and students a strong core value system, with integrity and personal responsibility as key components. We embrace strong work ethics, independent development, and personal creativity. We acknowledge the value and development of the whole child; therefore, we encourage 
  • Vision

    Frontiers Academy is an independent private school designed to meet the growing domestic and international demand for well-educated global citizens. The integrated curriculum begins in preschool and continues through the middle school grades. It will foster excellence across all academic disciplines, not only meeting but exceeding academic standards of the State of California. 

    In addition to multiple-language development, students will be guided in the mastery of foundational skills, knowledge acquisition, critical thinking, creativity, and independence.
  • Schoolwide Learner Outcomes

    Effective Communicators who are multilingual, confident, respectful, and collaborate as team members and leaders. 
    Critical and Creative Thinkers who generate questions, make connections in content and integrate knowledge to provide innovative approaches to problem solving real-world issues independently and collaboratively. 
    Global Contributors who understand and appreciate multiple perspectives with empathy, compassion, and a growth-mindset of diverse communities and cultures and engage in responsible social entrepreneurship. 
    Empowered Learners who take a proactive approach to their academic pursuits and future goals with diligence and determination to inspire life-long learning. 
    Responsible Citizens who make a positive contribution to their communities and environment by demonstrating personal integrity and responsibility for decisions and actions with the interests of the larger community in mind.
Located in Costa Mesa, CA Frontiers Academy is a private day immersion school for grades Pre-K – Grade 8. Students benefit from a trilingual fluency and an intellectually challenging, advanced curriculum in Mandarin, Spanish, and English.