Speaking Skills

We recognize the importance of learning and practicing public speaking skills. Speaking in front of a group fosters self-confidence and encourages development of the capacity for logical argument and leadership. Therefore, all Academe students are exposed to public...

Academe Ambassadors

We are very excited about the new school year. Today, was the first day of school on campus and we are so happy to have so many new students. We would like to thank our Academe Ambassadors for meeting with the faculty before the start of the school year and for their...

Animal Husbandry

Academe is a Green-certified school and our students are at the heart of Academe’s environmental initiatives. We have incorporated environmental science into the curriculum and expanded our gardening program to include animal husbandry.  Our students tend to honeybee...

2018 Dramatic Monologues

Presentations in class, public speaking, and drama, are all essential elements of our high school curriculum, but many students find the challenge of the junior year dramatic monologues to be the most intense form of public presentation. Having had the experience of...
Beekeeping at Academe

Beekeeping at Academe

At this time, the Academe beekeepers are busy preparing for the season. All the equipment needs to be inspected and cleaned and wepreparing for the seasonwill make sure Preparing for Beekeeping Season At this time, the Academe beekeepers are busy preparing for the...
International Exchange Program

International Exchange Program

Our school has an amazing and very well-established exchange program that cultivates social and cultural inclusivity and builds resilience by giving our students an opportunity to negotiate life in a foreign country on their own. Through this program, our students...

Young Physician Initiative

Young Physician Initiative Our eager group of Young Physicians had a great session last Thursday. In addition to our medical student Reem who leads the sessions, the founder of the program, Dr. Heval Kelli worked with the students. The theme of the session was ‘ER...

Project Week

Stewardship While last year’s theme for the project week was ‘Beloved Community’, this year’s theme is ‘Stewardship’. We feel that this theme is so aligned with our school’s mission. It can mean so many things. For example, stewardship for nature and environment to...

Monarchs and other Pollinators:

The iconic orange and black Monarch butterfly travels thousands of miles from Mexico to the U.S. and back every year over several generations and is in danger of disappearing. Establishing microhabitats for the Monarch butterfly along their migration path makes a big...

Visiting Morning

We are so looking forward to our first Visiting Morning this Wednesday, September 27th!  It is hard to believe that we are already at the beginning of the admissions season. We are expecting quite a number of prospective families this week. It’s such a wonderful...