Curriculum & Philosophy

We are a small, caring school that focuses on teaching learners to learn for themselves and developing the whole person through emphasizing critical thinking, writing and public speaking. The staff and students work in unison to collaborate with one another and with the greater community in service of developing engaged citizens that work to improve the world.


What is Unison?

A middle school focused on critical literacy, problem solving and research.

A safe, welcoming community of students in grades six, seven, and eight.

A part of the Urban Assembly- a network of 21 high achieving schools committed to closing the achievement gap. Urban Assembly provides professional development and support for staff and students.


What do students do at Unison?

We read, write and communicate

We explore the world

We discover new interests

We follow our hearts

We learn how to pursue dreams