Instituto Thomas Jefferson Querétaro
Instituto Thomas Jefferson Querétaro is distinguished by its creativity and sense of family that has united the school since it opened in 2007.
Instituto Thomas Jefferson Querétaro is distinguished by its creativity and sense of family that has united the school since it opened in 2007. ITJ Querétaro is two hours northwest of Mexico City which was recently referred to as the promised city by former President Barack Obama because of its economic and progressive leadership in the region.
The mission of Instituto Thomas Jefferson Querétaro is to train happy and successful leaders who become agents of change, prepared to compete and cooperate in a world of constant evolution. The young people at this independent school are encouraged to live consciously, guided by the principles of respect, self-esteem and academic excellence. The passionate staff and academics at ITJ Querétaro recognise that each child and student is unique, and as a result of this, the Instituto Thomas Jefferson Querétaro educational model is comprised of four different leadership programs: Humanistic, Entrepreneurial, Academic and Digital. Having a varied approach to their education means students at the school will develop the skills necessary for their particular leadership style.
From Instituto Thomas Jefferson Querétaro Kindergarten to ITJ Querétaro Elementary, ITJ Querétaro Middle School and ITJ Querétaro High School, experiences are designed to allow students to discover and grow. They’ll recognise their talents and build on them, work on their individuality, learn to solve problems creatively and empathetically, develop the richness of an entrepreneurial spirit and respect the differences amongst us and promote attitudes of peace and progress. Ultimately Instituto Thomas Jefferson Querétaro students will leave the school with high levels of self-esteem with a strong family, community and environmental values, and excellent critical thinking and problem-solving abilities.
Head: Nieves García Mainou
Ages Taught: 2 ½ – 18 years
- Google Reference School
- Early English immersion programme
- Project Based Learning (PBL)
- Communication, leadership and debate skills programme through ITJ-Radio
- Entrepreneurial Leadership programme
- Digital Literacy programme
- Model United Nations
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