Freshman Academy

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    Freshman Academy provides intensive support as students transition from middle to high school. Research shows, if students have a successful freshman year, they are more likely to graduate from high school.
     
    The Freshman Academy staff is a team of educators who work collaboratively. We teach rigorous curriculum and build strong teacher/ student relationships. The Freshman Academy is known for
    • Student-Centered Collaboration
    • Common Instructional Practices
    • Common Language
    • Common Expectations
    • Professional Learning Communities
    • Student Goal Setting
    • Progress Monitoring
    We teach students: 
    • To think critically
    • To communicate through speech and writing
    • To learn how to learn
    • To have an academic mindset
    • To master time-management and organizational strategies
    • To demonstrate resilience and persistence in response to challenges and academic setbacks.