The Lotus School of Liberal Arts trains students in everyday mindfulness practice which supports an in-depth, rigorous education.  Students learn to accomplish more with less stress.  Our approach is student-centered, cultivating a multitude of learning opportunities and rich experiences.

Our academic program focuses on experience, inquiry and collaboration.  We guide students toward developing clear questions, conducting effective research and analysis, and presenting their ideas in coherent and compelling ways.

Our small school setting, paired with teacher-powered education, creates a rich learning environment.


  • Individual paths to graduation
  • Small studio classes
  • Service learning
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Teacher-created curriculum
  • Mindfulness practices
  • Student-centered learning
  • Cooperative learning
  • Whole student model
  • Daily meditation

The mission of The Lotus School of Liberal Arts is to cultivate a community of compassionate, mindful, lifelong learners who are able to meet life's challenges with the confidence and knowledge of how their efforts can help create a better world for themselves and others.