Model UN Team at the MUN Conference

Model UN Team at the MUN Conference

Over the weekend the Academe Model United Nations Team attended the Kennesaw State University High School MUN Conference representing Argentina and Brazil. Students debated a multitude of topics ranging from Financing Sustainable Development to Vaccine Access in...
Sophomore Mechanics Students Build Bridges

Sophomore Mechanics Students Build Bridges

Every year, sophomore mechanics students build bridges that are tested to failure. The best bridges are lightweight, yet strong. This year’s winning bridge, designed and built by Skyler and Kira, incorporated  structural elements that survived all attempts at...
Project Week: Generating a Creative Response

Project Week: Generating a Creative Response

Academe’s Project Week mixed students from all the grades into new groups, and challenged them to generate a creative response to the theme “Citizen.” What at first may have seemed a vague notion quickly transformed into student led investigations of topics including;...
Model UN Team at Georgia Tech MUN Conference

Model UN Team at Georgia Tech MUN Conference

The Academe of the Oaks Model UN Team opened their week with a stellar performance at the Georgia Tech MUN conference. Representing Thailand in committees whose topics ranged from Citizen Science to Denuclearization, the students applied their knowledge and skills...
Senior Marine Biology Trip

Senior Marine Biology Trip

The seniors spent last week camping on Cabretta Island and studying marine biology at the Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve (SINERR). Much of Sapelo Island is dedicated to the analysis of barrier island ecology and the long term effects of global...

Architecture Exam

Academe Seniors take their architecture class to the streets. Their final exam turned downtown Dectur into a classroom. Each student photographed examples of Decatur’s stylistic evolution. From Federal to neo-Romanesque, neo-Classical to Gothic revival, the...

Current Events

The students are very engaged in our Current Events J-Term class. Current Events is providing students the opportunity to discuss, understand, and explore local, national, international, political, economic, and social issues in a respectful, meaningful, and active...

MLK Celebration

Mr. Martinez and the BSA put together a presentation celebrating Dr. King’s legacy, his values, and those who continue the work of making the dream of racial equality, and a just society a reality On Friday the 15th, Academe students and faculty joined the BSA in a...

Biochemistry during Hybrid

The hybrid learning at Academe is exciting and going very well. The investment in technology and equipment proves to be successful. This especially became apparent during the current senior biochemistry class. The biochemistry block is the highest level of chemistry...

Global Nomads

We are happy to announce that we will continue our partnership with the Global Nomads Group this year. The Global Nomads Group is an international organization that promotes communication between international communities that otherwise would not have any contact with...