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In the MIDDLE of the Action! Almond Acres Middle School

In the MIDDLE of the Action! Almond Acres Middle School

“Because of the programs at our school, like Destination Imagination, Leadership, Project-based learning and Theater, my daughter is thriving -- not just surviving -- in middle school! Her confidence has grown, she has outstanding grades, and her character is...

A-HA! Almond Acres At-Home Academy

A-HA! Almond Acres At-Home Academy

If you’re considering alternatives to classroom instruction for fall 2020, check out Almond Acres’ flexible At-Home Academy option. This exciting choice is open to all -- not just current Almond Acres Charter Academy (AACA) families.   Our At-Home Academy is a...

Flexible = Exceptional

Flexible = Exceptional

We’re Nimble. At Almond Acres we had to adapt to COVID 19 like every other school, and we adapted fast. From our surveys, 100% of our families were satisfied with our transition to distance learning. Here are some key reasons why:  We maintained! We held on to...

Think Win-Win: The Habit of Mutual Benefit!

Think Win-Win: The Habit of Mutual Benefit!

"Win-win is a frame of mind and heart that constantly seeks mutual benefit in all human interactions. Win-win is based on the paradigm that there is plenty for everybody - that one person's success is not achieved at the expense of others." - Stephen Covey We have...

Sharpen the Saw: Be Strong in Key Moments

Sharpen the Saw: Be Strong in Key Moments

As you attempt to win your Daily Private Victory (AKA, sharpening your saw; heart, mind, body, & soul), you'll encounter obstacles. These difficult, pivotal moments include such things as: Getting up on time ("mind over mattress") Controlling your temper and not...

Think Win-Win

Think Win-Win

Consider other people's wins as well as your own! Being a leader isn't some grandiose episode in life. Leadership is doing the next right thing in the moments of life. Many moments of our day can be understood as opportunities for win-win. An abundance mentality...