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Activity Fridays – Shark Dissection

On Friday August 1, 2014 students from grades 4-6 participated in a fun, exciting, and educational science activity. SHARK DISSECTION! Students were given the opportunity to dissect a dogshark.  Dogsharks are the most abundant sharks in the ocean. Students learned about the anatomy and were able to recognize the different organs in the shark’s body….

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ACTIVITY FRIDAYS – Germs / Bacteria Science Project

Everyone knows that you should always wash your hands. But why? And how often? Washing your hands is the best way to prevent the spread of germs. Through this science experiment, students explores which parts of the hand are the most difficult to wash germs off of. Student learned different hand washing techniques and concluded…

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Activity Fridays – Science of Baking

Science surrounds us everywhere, even in the food we eat!  On Friday July 25, 2014, students participated in a cupcake activity. Students learned the process of baking, applied what they learned in their math class (ratios, proportions, fractions etc.), decorate their cupcake, and finally get to eat their masterpiece! The goal of this activity is…

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AM Session Award Recipients

Character Counts – SELF DISCIPLINE

Congratulations to our winners! For each character trait taught throughout the summer, teachers select one student in their class who has most portrayed the characteristic of Self Discipline. We look forward to see the who will be chosen for the next character! Thank you parents for your support. Awarded: Friday, July 25, 2014      …

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These students were extra creative cutting each letter individually. very challenging!

Activity Fridays – Importance of Creativity

At Excelsius Academy, we believe that every person is creative or has a creative potential. It has nothing to do with how well one can draw. In this fast-paced world, creative abilities are more crucial than ever. Creativity allows you to adapt to your environment. It allows you to create new ideas when the old…

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Science Friday – Future Architects & Engineers!

On Friday on July 11, 2014, the elementary students of Excelsius Academy participated in a fun, engaging science activity called the “Straw Bridge Activity”. In this activity, the goal was to build stable bridges using only 30 straws. The students learned how to cut straws and tape them together in ways that would provide a…

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2014 Summer Character Counts Patience Winners

Character Counts – PATIENCE

Congratulations to all award recipients! For each character trait taught throughout the summer, teachers select one student in their class who has most portrayed the characteristic of patience. We look forward to see the who will be chosen for the next character! Thank you parents for your support. Awarded: Friday, July 11, 2014 Character Counts Our…

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Summer School

2014 Summer School Schedule

     Summer School Schedule  SAT Schedule   Would you like your child to get a head start so he/she can feel confident and ready for the upcoming school year? Our WASC approved curriculum will ensure your child learns the necessary skills to succeed. Make good use of your child’s summer vacation by enrolling her/him…

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