Student Profile

With the well-rounded education that GIMNASIO EL HONTANAR provides, the students will be able to:

  • Value themselves as unique and irreplaceable human beings, that get to know their strengths and weaknesses in order to give the best of themselves
  • Know and respect the rules, valuing them as an important tool in their education
  • Use language in accordance to the philosophy of the institution
  • Enhance thinking processes such as analysis, reflection, and constructive criticism using both actions and ideas.
  • Respect themselves to be able to respect others, based on a solid ethical and moral education in line with the philosophy of the institution, that transcends their personal and family life.
  • Awaken and express their sensibility for art, music, and literature
  • Assume values such as respect, responsibility, compromise, and honesty in order to be constructive and participative leaders of the transformation of the world.
  • Develop, promote, and practice scientific, technologic, humanistic, and aesthetic knowledge that enables students to contribute to the construction of society and their personal and professional life
  • Experience their spiritual and moral principles, recognizing and respecting other religious beliefs
  • Develop and strengthen their personal identity, assuming a responsible sexuality and keeping high self-esteem
  • Manifest an open mind towards different cultures, religions, and opinions generating a stance of inclusion, social responsibility, and respect for the differences.
  • Know, analyze, and comprehend the national reality to be more conscious of responsibilities and rights respecting the law, the national culture, the institutions, and the historic tradition of Colombia
  • Value and exalt the national symbols as part of the national identity
  • Develop and strengthen a linguistic formation in the use of communicative abilities, of Spanish as their mother tongue and of English as their second language.
  • Use free time, providing care and health to body and mind, through the practice of physical, playful and/or sports activities
  • Have a consciousness of the importance of conservation, protection and, the improvement of the environment, as well as the rational use of natural resources.