- Learning Expeditions: Faculty organizes, plans and executes project-based learning expeditions that encourages creativity, problem solving, teamwork and rigorous study as well as connects students to the community with local partnerships.
- Active Teaching with a Focus on Arts & Technology: Teachers teach reading, writing and mathematics across the disciplines; students learn in and through the arts and technology, and the school promotes fitness.
- Culture and Character: Monarch Academy builds and sustains a strong school culture that fosters character, integrity and respect.
- Leadership and School Improvement: Students are taught to be effective leaders, who support high achievement and continuous improvement.
Monarch Academy is a unique collaboration of two innovative, proven models for excellence: the Transformation Education (TranZed) child-serving organization model and the Expeditionary Learning model.