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Academy For Urban Leadership Charter School

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Founded in 2010 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, the Academy for Urban Leadership Charter School is one of Middlesex County’s comprehensive Public Charter Schools that serves students in seventh through twelfth grades. The school operates under the terms of a charter granted by the New Jersey Department of Education.

When the school first opened in 2010, it did not have the books, tables, or classrooms necessary for students to be in an adequate learning environment. Even the principal, at the time, had to serve as a lunch aide. Since then, AUL has developed to help students receive the education they deserve. AUL has expanded by opening two new campuses, expecting to provide the opportunity for students to continue to succeed, with graduation and college admission, as two of its goals.

AUL offers an advanced academic track and AP courses.

 

 

Avant Garde Academy of Osceola

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Educational Focus

The educational focus of the school is based on the utilization of scientifically researched instructional practices together with technology tought by highly qualified instructors to meet the needs of students with different learning styles and abilities.
High quality curriculum materials are used to achieve the educational goal
Rigorous and interactive learning environment
Project-Based Learning [PBL]:
Lessons based on open-ended driving question or challenge
Essential content and skills
Inquiry-based learning
Critical thinking, problem solving, collaboration, and various forms of communication
Student voice and choice
Teacher and student feedback
Publicly presented product or performance
Character development and ethics instruction are strong components in the overall program of the School.Improving both the academic and emotional lives of students, helping them to become more confident individuals.
Using proven strategies, conducted by teachers, guidance counselors, parent education through orientation and PTSA meetings, assemblies, and daily morning announcement messages. Faculty and staff members dedicated to teaching principles, which are being emphasized into everyday interactions with students.

Cumberland High School

The Cumberland High School Community promotes development of a culture in which students are respectful, responsible, and ready to succeed. We guide our students to be actively involved in the learning process that combines academic depth of understanding with higher order thinking, problem-solving, risk-taking, and creativity. We offer opportunities for students, as members of a 21st century world society, to become life-long learners and informed, productive citizens.

Miami Northwestern Senior High School

Miami Northwestern Senior High School formally opened in September 1955 and was located off 12th Avenue and 71st street. The mascot BULL comes from Dorsey. Once the new school opened, the former graduates from Dorsey would call it the New Bull. There are several graduates still living today from Dorsey. With the explosion of the “baby boom” children needing higher education in the second largest school district in the U.S., Florida’s state officials deemed Miami, Florida as a major problem in secondary schools needed as early as 1953. Miami Northwestern was one of the schools in Dade County built to accommodate more students. At this time when Miami Northwestern opened, it served only the black residents of Dade County, along with some schools that had been turned into middle schools such as George Washington Carver, Mays and North Dade Middle Schools were all high schools for the black (negro) residents of Dade County, FL. The class of 1966 all over Dade County stopped having segregated schools, and most of the students from Booker T. Washington came over to Northwestern (and Miami Jackson Senior High School in 1967- 1968 to complete the following years of school. The original school boundaries were 71st Street on the north; 69th Street on the south; 12th Avenue on the west, and 10th Avenue on the east roughly where the new track and field area is today. Part of the new construction of Northwestern is located where some units of a public housing area (commonly called “The Village”) used to be years ago. In 1960, the real student crunch hit Dade County. Dade Junior College (later changed its name to Miami Dade Community College North, known today as Miami Dade College) was one of the higher learning 2-year institution experiencing an overload of college-bound high school graduates. Miami Northwestern was chosen to relieve that overage demand with the formulation of Dade Junior College Northwest branch. This branch was moved back to the main campus in 1962. Besides the academic studies for all high school students in place at Northwestern, a comprehensive trade division was also installed in 1955 where students could learn a trade to start work immediately after graduation, making Miami Northwestern a full service community school.

Maxine Smith STEAM Academy

Common Vision
Our purpose is to use effective and innovative instructional strategies which support Common Core State Standards and are focused on educating, enriching and empowering the whole child to learn through laboratory activities, case studies, and positive student/teacher interaction. Students will engage in science, technology, and mathematics instruction which is construed through engineering disciplines and embedded in the creative arts. Additionally, at the heart of our mission is a focus on “greenSTEAM” topics where students use their creativity to engage in environment-based problem based learning in order to become environmentally literate.

Shared Mission
The Maxine Smith STEAM Academy will develop students’ creativity, teamwork, communication, and problem-solving skills, which are all necessary for success in today’s world. With an emphasis on post-secondary readiness, the STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) curriculum will prepare students for college, career and beyond while producing environmentally literate students.

 

HOPE Online Learning Academy Co-Op

HOPE Online Learning Academy Co-Op can help your k-12 child reach academic success! We offer Colorado students a free rigorous online/offline academic program in small community-based environments. Visit our website or call us for more information today.

Marion Law Academy

At Marion Law Academy, we are on a quest to ensure that learning is a Priority. All students will engage in a safe and positive school community filled with multiple opportunities for enrichment and advancement.

Technology High School

Technology high School seeks to develop the talents of motivated students to become thoughtful and productive members of an increasingly global and 21st Century technological society. Technology High School offers a rigorous and innovative college-preparatory curriculum to ensure that, upon graduation, all students are indeed prepared for college and/or career.

Coronado Pathways Charter School

It is the mission of Coronado Pathways Charter School to promote social, emotional, academic, and career skill development for all learners. We provide a broad spectrum of online course options, hands-on learning experiences, character education, and service learning projects to ensure each student is equipped to achieve success. We promote personal well-being, creativity, citizenship, lifelong learning, and employability.

Harvest Preparatory Academy

It is the mission of Harvest Preparatory Academy to guide each student
into a high level of academic achievement and success through the development of their personal integrity through their family, school, and community to attain this success
through an academically rich and rigorous educational program.

 

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