Phoenix Academy Celebrates Mr. Harper

Phoenix Academy celebrated Charles M. “Mike” Harper’s birthday this Wednesday. We would like to take the time to wish him a special day today – his actual birthday.  We were happy to have his sister Carol and Mary Robbins here too.   Happy Birthday Mr. Harper!

Erin Gruwell Scholarship Luncheon Guest Speaker

A Taste of Erin Gruwell

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZBdUoyf-M8&authuser=0 Here’s a taste of what you’ll experience at the Phoenix Academy Scholarship Luncheon on Oct. 1st. We’re excited to have Erin Gruwell as our featured speaker. [fblike style=”standard” showfaces=”false” width=”450″ verb=”like” font=”arial”] [twitter style=”horizontal” float=”left”] [google_plusone size=”standard” annotation=”none” language=”English (UK)”] [linkedin_share style=”none”]

Tadpole Tales

Tadpole Tales of Mrs. Hutchson’s Unit Studies Classroom Sometimes the smallest of class pets are the most interesting and the most educational. On August 22nd, Mrs. Hutchson’s unit studies class adopted a tadpole into their classroom here at Phoenix Academy. The students will be studying the tadpole for the next 90 days as they wait […]

Phoenix Academy Welcomes New Staff Members

We are happy to welcome new staff members this year, some familiar faces and some new to Phoenix Academy. Mrs. Jennifer Trevett – teacher (has taught summer school and was a substitute at Phoenix Academy) Mrs. Beth Hardcastle – teacher (also a substitute last year), Mrs. Kathy Krainak (who taught summer school), Dr. Kerrie Ivey […]

Erin Gruwell Scholarship Luncheon Guest Speaker

Scholarship Luncheon Press Release

Freedom Writers Foundation’s Erin Gruwell to Speak at 2014 Phoenix Academy Scholarship Luncheon Tickets Now Available (Omaha, Neb. – Erin Gruwell, founder of the Freedom Writers Foundation and the inspiration for the 2007 movie Freedom Writers starring Hilary Swank, will be the featured speaker at the 2014 Phoenix Academy Scholarship Luncheon on Wednesday, Oct. 1, at the […]

How Chromebooks Have Enhanced Learning at Phoenix Academy

Omaha Gives! 2013 Omaha Gives! 2013 opened a world of opportunity for the students and staff at Phoenix Academy.  With the money people donated, the prize money and the matching funds, we raised over $33,000!  With that money, we were able to purchase much needed Chromebooks and equipment.  We now have a Computer Lab with […]

Omaha Gives

Omaha Gives! A Great Way to Support Phoenix Academy

Phoenix Academy is proud to again be participating in Omaha Gives! a 24-hour charitable challenge organized by the Omaha Community Foundation.  Last year Omaha Gives! 2013 was over the top successful for Omaha and for Phoenix Academy.  We were able to purchase Chromebooks and create a computer lab with the $33,000 plus we received in donations, […]

Hear Our Summer School Radio Ad

Listen here to our summer school radio ad.  Summer school is a great way to learn new skills, stay current on what was learned this school year, and get a jump start for fall.  Summer school at Phoenix Academy runs July 7th – August 1st.  Register now for morning or afternoon sessions.  Phoenix Academy – […]