We’ve moved the Parent Academy meeting to Central Academy, 1912 Grand Ave. on Tuesday, March 3 from 6 to 7 PM in Central Academy’s Lobby, Rooms 1007, 1013 and 2013. Thirty-minute sessions start at 6:00 and 6:30. Choose from two of the following Topics: Parent Support Circle, International Baccalaureate Information, Debate Club demonstration, AP Exam … Read more »
It’s not too late to sign up for the IB Diploma Programme for next year. The Diploma Programme is a rigorous, internationally recognized college preparatory program for juniors and seniors. Highly motivated and inquisitive learners tend to find success in the Diploma Programme. This highly respected international curriculum emphasizes critical thinking, community service, sciences and … Read more »
For the past several months Central Academy has been working closely with DMPS middle schools to identify students for the 8th Grade Academy for 2015-16. No final decisions have been made at this time. However, letters to prospective students will be mailed on March 9, 2015. Click headline for more information.
Congratulations to our Science students who placed 2nd out of 24 teams in the 2015 Ames Laboratory/Iowa State University Regional Middle School Science Bowl in Ames on Feb. 21. Congratulations to Ames Middle School who goes on to represent the Region in the National Science Bowl. Seated (left to right): Andrew King, Evan Hilton, and Meghna … Read more »
To Celebrate the Chinese New Year, students in the level 2 Chinese class made dumplings! It is the year of the Goat or Sheep!
Twenty one Central Academy Independent Study Creative Writing students received regional recognition in the 2015 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards with the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. The writing contest, sponsored by University of Iowa’s Belin-Blank Center, “has an impressive legacy dating back to 1923. Over the years, the Awards have grown to become … Read more »