News Flash

  • Thursday April 24: PTO meeting (4:30 pm in Dao Yuan Hall)
  • Monday May 26: Memorial Day - No school
  • Monday June 2: Half day - Teachers Work Day
  • Thursday June 12: Half Day -Boys' Graduation Ceremony
  • Thursday June 12: Half Day - Girls' Teachers Banquet
  • Friday June 13: Girls' Graduation Ceremony
  • June 22 - July 4: Youth Summer Camp

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Mission Statement

Our Buddhist schools, in partnership with parents, work to instill and develop in our students the core virtues of kindness, filial piety, respect, trustworthiness, fairness, citizenship, integrity and humility. we provide an environment for our students to achieve their full academic potential and become outstanding citizens who will contribute to making our world a better place.

Ideals

Instilling Goodness/Developing Virtue Schools are founded on the ideals set forth in the teachings of the Buddha. Accordingly, courses in Buddhist Studies are requisite for all students. Students of all faiths, however, are welcome.

Students benefit from a blend of Eastern and Western values and practices that encourages:

  • Good personal character
  • A broad, multicultural/international perspective
  • Academic excellence

In a unique environment on the grounds of the City of Ten Thousand Buddhas, a major monastic training center, students gain a deep appreciation of their own spiritual natures and inherent wisdom.

With an emphasis on:

  • Respect for parents, teachers, and elders
  • Empathy
  • Good Citizenship
  • Trustworthiness
  • Propriety
  • Social Justice
  • Humility
  • Integrity

... students cultivate specific skills for ethical leadership and service to humanity.

Instilling Goodness Elementary & Developing Virtue Secondary Schools
2001 Talmage Road, Ukiah, California 95482
Boys' Division (707) 468-1138
Girls' Division (707) 468-3847