A new charter school is preparing to build a 90,000-square-foot building in Terrytown in advance of a fall 2017 opening. Athlos Academies, which currently has schools in Arizona, Texas and Minnesota, said it is under contract to buy a vacant site at Behrman Highway and Westside Drive.
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Athlos Academy of St. Cloud has hired a leader from a Minneapolis charter school to be its executive director.
Kathy Mortensen, who previously served as executive director and acting superintendent of Minneapolis Academy Charter School will lead Athlos Academy, a tuition-free public charter school, into its first year this fall in St. Cloud.
We recognize the importance of education, but what many may not recognize is the importance of certain skills and habits that are not commonly taught in today’s education system.
A new academic center designed to teach young children about the importance of creating positive habits and maintaining a healthy lifestyle is set to open this fall on the South Side.
A new charter school in St. Cloud is on target to open this August. Its enrollment period is under way and there will be a parent information meeting on Tuesday for people to learn more about Athlos Leadership Academy.
ST. CLOUD — Parents were invited to an informational meeting on Tuesday night to learn more about Athlos Leadership Academy, a new charter school being built in St. Cloud.
This month Athlos staff read The Talent Code by Daniel Coyle and discussed how we can incorporate principles from the book in order to turn Athlos schools into “talent hotbeds.” The premise of The Talent Code is that talent is not a natural gift, but rather something that can be taught. This book happens to be a favorite of mine. I’ve read it multiple times now, and each time I come away from it with a new understanding.
HERRIMAN — On Tuesday, Athlos Academy of Utah broke ground on a new school in Herriman. The charter school will open in fall 2016. “At Athlos, we believe that greater student achievement can be realized by bringing physical activity and performance character education to the forefront of the educational program, not just as add-ons,” Andy Lavin, […]
TERRYTOWN — Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish received approval yesterday from the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to open a new charter school on the Westbank.
The Boise charter school company Athlos Academies will receive a Tax Reimbursement Incentive, or TRI, for its new headquarters downtown. A TRI is a tax credit available to moving or expanding businesses.