AFIA Community Blog

Super Hero MAP testing

Dear AFIA Families, As many of you know our students are taking the MAP test for the next 2 - 3 weeks. We know our students are talented and smart, and we know that standardized tests don't capture the full picture of who students are -- their creativity, resiliency, persistence, curiosity, empathy, leadership, self-awareness, etc. [...]

By | April 24th, 2017|Categories: All Blogs|0 Comments

Visual Arts Newsletter. October, 2016

Scholars at AFIA are busy experimenting, creating, and problem solving. For those families I have not yet had a chance to meet, my name is Dorothy Miller and I am the new Art teacher at AFIA.  I am excited to continue getting to know and work  with your student as we explore the world of [...]

By | February 17th, 2017|Categories: Dorothy Miller|Comments Off on Visual Arts Newsletter. October, 2016

Visual Art Newsletter: February, 2017

Visual Arts Newsletter : February 16, 2017 Academy For Integrated Arts The past few months have been a busy time in the art studio at AFIA.  I am thrilled to continue working  with your student as we explore the world of art!  As AFIA families know, our school is committed to providing rich, artistic learning [...]

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Giving Dance Day

Dear AFIA Community, We have an exciting announcement. We are thrilled to announce that we are partnering with City in Motion to offer dance scholarships for our AFIA students. City in Motion is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven, 501(c)(3) organization with the mission, “to foster the development of high quality contemporary dance programming and expand the dance [...]

By | November 23rd, 2016|Categories: All Blogs|Comments Off on Giving Dance Day

Food Drive and Family Volunteer Opportunities

Hello AFIA Families, We have some announcements, in case you didn't see the notice that was sent home with your child on Friday. As we have in the past, our community is working together to provide Thanksgiving baskets to families. If you are able, please donate items for this. The flyer can be found here: thanksgiving-food-drive-flyer. [...]

By | November 12th, 2016|Categories: All Blogs|Comments Off on Food Drive and Family Volunteer Opportunities

Family Letter October 20, 2016

October 20, 2016 Dear Families, Thank you for attending your child’s parent teacher conference. We appreciate the opportunity to discuss your child’s strengths and collaborate with you to set goals for future learning. Please read on to learn about other ways you can play a role in our school community: We are conducting a parent [...]

By | October 24th, 2016|Categories: All Blogs|Comments Off on Family Letter October 20, 2016