Building School Culture – Core Principles and Practices

Keith Nix June 26, 2014

Presented at:
SCL Conference 2014


Culture trumps strategy every time! Your school's health, and future, will be determined by your culture more than any other single factor. Is your culture healthy? How do you know? What are you doing to ensure that you are creating the right environment to accomplish your mission?


Environment School Culture


Keith Nix
Keith Nix is the Head of School at Veritas School in Richmond, VA. Prior to moving to Veritas in 2010, he served at Westminster School in Birmingham, where he and his family had been involved since the schools early days. He is an ArĂȘte Fellow and serves as the board chair for the Society for Classical Learning. He is married to Kim, who is an artist, and they have three children.

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Article - SCL Conference 2015

The Head and the Board: Making it Work

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