17-18 School Year Highlights

Our 5th graders had so much fun at Track and Field day at Chaska High School. Some highlights include: tug of war, 1st place in boys relay race and cheering on our La Academia classmates with our school song! On Friday, May 11th, Kinder Academy hosted their spring concert.  Ms. Mennicke directed the concert where students displayed their talents through singing and dancing.  Many families attended and enjoyed a sweet treat with their student after the concert. 4th graders enjoyed a day exploring the History of Minnesota and then witnessing the Capitol in present day action. First grade students took a field trip to Gale Woods Farm to finish up their unit on animal life cycles. They learned about and interacted with all aspects of the farm including the garden, greenhouse, and the animals: sheep, sheepdogs, cows, chickens, roosters, pigs, and cats! Third grade students had the opportunity to attend the Festival of Nations this May. The students were able to discuss what they had... Continue reading 17-18 School Year Highlights

Celebrate Summer in a neighborhood near you!/¡Celebración de verano!

Celebrate Summer in a neighborhood near you! Join Community Education this summer for fun with friends and family, learning opportunities and fun activities. One afternoon each week, you will find us in the following neighborhoods: June 18-August 2 (no program during the week of July 4th) Brandondale – Mondays, 2:45 – 4:15 pm Carver Crossings – Tuesdays, 2:45 – 4:15 pm Riverview Terrace – Wednesdays, 2:45-4:15 pm Clover Ridge/Chaska Community Park – Thursdays, 2:45-4:15 pm Need more information? Talk with an Intercultural Specialist or call Community Education at 952-556-6400. ¡Únete a nosotros en un vecindario cercano a ti este verano para diversión y aprendizaje gratis! Todos los niños y familias son bienvenidos a unirse al personal de Educación Comunitaria de las Escuelas del Condado de Eastern Carver para jugar, disfrutar de refrigerios saludables, completar un proyecto de arte y muchas otras actividades educativas. Los eventos semanales son... Continue reading Celebrate Summer in a neighborhood near you!/¡Celebración de verano!

Bus Information on Campus Portal this summer for 2018-19 school year

Bus Information on Campus Portal this summer for 2018-19 school year Bus schedules for the upcoming school year will be posted online on your child’s Campus Portal account in late July. With the exception of Special Education students, no letters will be mailed to student homes. Transportation forms and important information for the next school year will be posted on the Transportation webpage. The first day of school for grades 2-12 is Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018. Kindergarten and 1st grades start on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. Información del Autobús en el Portal del Campus este verano para el año escolar 2018-19 Los horarios de autobuses para el próximo año escolar se publicarán en línea en la cuenta de Campus Portal de su hijo/a a fines de julio. Con la excepción de los estudiantes de Educación Especial, no se enviarán cartas a los hogares de los estudiantes. Los formularios de transporte y la información importante para el próximo año escolar se publicarán en la página web de... Continue reading Bus Information on Campus Portal this summer for 2018-19 school year

Summer Reading Program/El Programa de Lectura de Verano

Summer Reading Program This summer, La Academia staff is going to Riverview Terrace Green Park to share the love of reading with our students and neighbors! Come join us from 4-5 p.m. on July 10th, 17th & 24th. ¡Este verano, el personal de La Academia irá al Parque Verde de Riverview Terrace para compartir el amor a la lectura con los estudiantes de La Academia y sus vecinos! Únete con nosotros a las 4-5 p.m. el 10, 17, & 24 de... Continue reading Summer Reading Program/El Programa de Lectura de Verano

Planting Seeds for Life-Long Learning: Our School Garden

We are in the early stages of developing a fruitful school garden! School gardens benefit curriculum, the environment, the physical, social, and emotional health of students, as well as the community. The Thanks to La Academia and Kinder Academy parents, the students and their families are tending to the garden throughout the summer. We are looking forward to seeing how it grows!... Continue reading Planting Seeds for Life-Long Learning: Our School Garden