Athlos Schools Celebrate National Reading Month

Athlos Schools Celebrate National Reading Month

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Many Athlos schools have been celebrating National Reading Month through book fairs, activities, book readings, events and more.

Athlos Academy of St. Cloud’s “Buddy Bench” Helps Students Practice Social Intelligence

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Athlos Academy of St. Cloud, Minnesota recently held an assembly to introduce their new “Buddy Bench,” a bench for students who are looking to make a friend.
Athlos Students Donate to Military and Animal Shelter for MLK Day

Athlos Students Donate to Military and Animal Shelter for MLK Day

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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.

Athlos Academy of St. Cloud Receives Volunteers of America Award for Academic Achievement

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The Volunteers of America (VOA), which authorizes Minnesota character schools, recently presented Athlos Academy of St. Cloud an award for academic improvement in math and reading.
Athlos Academy of St. Cloud Students See Increases in Math and Reading Scores

Athlos Academy of St. Cloud Students See Increases in Math and Reading Scores

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For the second year in a row, students who were enrolled for a longer period of time at Athlos Academy of St. Cloud grew more academically than their peers in neighboring St. Cloud schools.
Athlos Schools hold Scholastic Book Fairs

Athlos Schools hold Scholastic Book Fairs

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Multiple Athlos Academy schools held scholastic book fairs to help students find new books and grow a love for reading.

Athlos Academy of St. Cloud Honors Veterans

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Athlos Academy of St. Cloud recently held a Veterans Day program for Athlos families and the community in honor of the brave men and women who’ve served in our country’s military.

Herriman Neighborhood Purchases A Bus For Carpooling

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One Herriman neighborhood has taken carpooling to the next level—residents bought a bus to drive their kids to school.
teacher and student reading together

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.
teacher and student reading together

Bethel Graduates Build Community at Area Charter School

At Athlos Leadership Academy, they look for educators who believe in community, value character development, and above all have a big heart for students—and Bethel is turning out graduates that seem to be the perfect fit.