Entries by Athlos Academies

Building Community Starts with Schools

When thinking about culture within a school, the focus is often on students, staff and parents, and does not take into account the larger community.
If our goal as educators is to help shape students into citizens who are active in contributing to society, not finding ways to create a school culture that includes the larger community is a mistake that needs to be addressed.

Hundreds Turn Out for Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish’s Grand Opening

TERRYTOWN- Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish welcomed the community to its grand opening and ribbon cutting event on Monday, August 6 at the school’s campus at 979 Behrman Highway in Terrytown. The event, which ran from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., drew a large crowd of more than 1,000 attendees. In attendance were future students and their families, teachers and staff, community members, and […]

Moving in: Boise’s remodeled Macy’s is new home to charter school support company

  BY BILL ROBERTS Employees of Athlos Academies have moved into their new Downtown headquarters offices in the renovated Macy’s building at 10th and Idaho streets Athlos provides curriculum and other support to 30 charter schools through out the country. Staff is occupying two floors. A grand opening is planned in June. Athlos’ buildings includes […]