Dream Big Academy
We started the Dream Big Academy in response to our parent and community demands for a high-quality education that motivates students to set goals, work hard, and reach for their dreams.
The Dream Big Academy for students:
- Improves student achievement,
- Increases motivation,
- Connects school learning with the student's own future,
- Expose students to a wide range of experiences,
- Builds background knowledge,
- Transfers skills from academic to the real world.
The Dream Big Academy for the community:
- Opens our doors to families in the community after regular hours,
- Supports Airport Heights as a school of choice for all the families in our neighborhood,
- Builds the future capacity of our students as community members,
- Provides connection between the school and businesses.
The Dream Big Academy look like:
- Dedicated Social Emotional Learning period daily,
- Additional pull-out class focused on exploration and science,
- Individual student goal development and school wide success celebration,
- One-on-one digital devices,
- Enrichment activities such as after-school clubs, Saturday activities, and student leadership.