Today is #GIVINGTUESDAY

TODAY is #GivingTuesday.  In honor of #GivingTuesday, consider giving a new book to the Phoenix Academy library.  Books can be dropped off at the school or Bellevue West High School (see News regarding “Phoenix Academy Week”).  Thank you! On Tuesday November 27, 2012 charities, families, businesses and individuals are coming together to transform the way […]

Family Fun Day – Nov. 4th, 2 – 5pm.

Mark your calendars for Sunday, November 4th from 2:00-5:00 p.m. for the Third Annual Phoenix Academy Family Fun Day at Ponca Hills Farm.  This is for past and present students, families, staff & friends of the Phoenix Academy.  Ponca Hills Farm is an equestrian facility located on 300 acres at 14605 N. 42nd Street in Omaha.  […]

HBO movie “Journey into Dyslexia”

The Phoenix Academy, in partnership with the NE Dyslexia Association, held a free showing of the HBO movie “Journey into Dyslexia” on Saturday, April 14th, from 9:00 – 11:00 A.M. Nancy Liebermann, Executive Director of the Phoenix Academy, opened the morning with comments about the Phoenix Academy and about an Orton-Gillingham-based phonics program called “Spalding.”  This is one of […]

Anne Mactier

Phoenix Academy First Annual Literacy Leadersʼ Luncheon

Thank you to everyone who attended our First Annual Literacy Leadersʼ Luncheon. We were pleased to have the opportunity to honor Ann Mactier and Patti Clark who started the Phoenix Academy with one student and one teacher in 1990 and Dick Holland who has been deeply involved in education in the metro area for many […]

Literacy Leaders’ Luncheon Sponsors and Donors

Phoenix Academy would like to thank our sponsors and donors who helped to make our luncheon successful.  We appreciate your support! Sponsors Allan and Ann Mactier Family Charitable Foundation Ponca Hills Farm Lozier Foundation American National Bank Ms. Cyndy Peacock Polina Poluektova Katie Weitz White Kent & Monica Jacob Donors Blooms Barbara Weitz Jerry Banks […]

Garage Sale Update

Sales were brisk during the first day of the garage sale.  The gentleman in the photo bought out all 90 of the plastic chairs we had.  However, much remains and we will cut prices to move merchandise. To date Phoenix Academy has made over $3,500 on the Garage Sale.  Please come for the last day […]

Garage Sale March 30 & 31 at Old Location

Phoenix Academy will hold a  garage sale at its old location in Rockbrook Village, 11060 Oak Street.  The sale will be Friday, March 30  (3:00 PM – 7:00 PM) and Saturday, March 31 (9:00 AM – 2:00PM).  Items on sale will include chairs, student desks,teacher desks, electronics, computers, file cabinets, books, book shelves, curriculum and more. Please help us with our […]

Open House on February 23rd, 2012!

Join us for our Open House to celebrate our new school building made possible by a generous donation from the Lozier Foundation Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012 1:00 – 6:30 p.m. Tour our new school- 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. Curriculum in action 3:30 – 6:00 p.m. Curriculum stations 6:00 p.m. Short presentation  

Phoenix Academy Day School in partnership with KANEKO welcomed GREG MORTENSON

Phoenix Academy Day School in partnership with KANEKO welcomed GREG MORTENSON to Omaha on Friday, January 14, 2011. Greg Mortenson (see bio below) began his day in Omaha meeting with approximately 800 middle school and high school students from the metro area including students from Phoenix Academy at KANEKO. He showed the students a video […]