At Athlos Academy of Jefferson Parish in Terrytown, Louisiana, Athlos students gave back on Martin Luther King Jr. Day by donating more than 100 personal hygiene items to support U.S. troops overseas and their time to help support a local animal shelter.
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Athlos Academies Winter Institute took place January 15-17 in Louisiana. The annual institute is an opportunity for school leadership teams from school in the Athlos network to participate in professional learning and growth.
At Athlos schools, we strive to implement Performance Character traits such as integrity, humility, and leadership — teaching students the importance of being aware of community needs and taking action to address them.
By incorporating student movement in the classroom and on the turf, Athlos’ focus on physical activity and a healthy lifestyle shows to effect student behavior.
For October bullying prevention month this year, Athlos Academy of Utah is making a new effort to prevent bullying around their school.
Subjects like science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) are often presented to students as career and education opportunities. Additionally, Athlos strives to help students learn the valuable principles, life skills, and Performance Character traits these subjects offer.
Athlos schools prioritize student access to knowledge by incorporating technology as a classroom learning tool.
The Athlos athletic curriculum is designed to help students experience success in athletic movement, grow confidence to take on new challenges, develop a growth mindset, and learn what it means to have a healthy body.
Social studies cover multiple fields of education; the Athlos Academic curriculum focuses on not only helping young students learn in depth in a classroom setting, but also through hands-on experiences, local connections, and community support.
Through incorporating a growth mindset into daily student learning, Athlos schools help students set a foundation of confidence and skills they can often rely on as they enter future education and career opportunities.