Florida State University School
FSUS is located in beautiful Southwood, in the southeast part of Tallahassee. It is a K-12 charter school sponsored by Florida State University. It provides research and development opportunities for educators as well as providing a laboratory for teacher education. It has approximately 1700 students that represent a population typical of other school sites in Florida. It has strong programs in the academics as well as award-winning arts and athletic programs.
FSUS Core Beliefs
Students learn and make good decisions when they are engaged in the learning process and have appropriate opportunities for success.
A safe and caring environment promotes student learning.
A student's self esteem is enhanced by fostering mutual respect and collegiality among and between students and staff.
Team work and communication are essential elements of a successful school system.
Collaborative research and reasoned inquiry enables us to advance knowledge and contribute to best practices in education.
The educational experience will enable students to be successful in life's pursuits.
Each student is a valued individual with unique academic, social, creative, physical, and emotional needs.
In collaboration with the College of Education at Florida State University, the mission of Florida State University Schools is to advance Florida's K-12 education through exemplary teaching,research, and service.