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The Tutorial School is an educational community dedicated to the development of independent, responsible students, prepared with life skills that encourage and sustain a thoughtful, successful, and meaningful life.

We are an independent, alternative, democratic school for ages 6–19 in Santa Fe, New Mexico, offering an education based on freedom, trust, and self-governance.

Since 1982, The Tutorial School has filled a vital need in the community, helping children become happy, effective, functional adults.

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21st of September 2017 06:22 PM Link
For our field trip today we hiked Windsor trail, admiring the beginning of fall colors and sweater weather.
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Without continuous hands on experiences, it is impossible for children to acquire a deeper instinctual understanding of the natural world. -Moore
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2nd of September 2017 06:55 PM Link
The word "tutorial" comes from the latin word, tuēri “to protect.” We protect our students' childhood.
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Non-Discrimination Policy

The Tutorial School is a nonprofit corporation that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, disability, national or ethnic origin, sex, or sexual orientation in the administration of its educational, admissions, scholarship and financial aid policies, in management, or in any their programs and policies administered by my school.