How important is daily reading? Would you like to be exposed or have your child exposed to 1.8 million words a year? Phoenix Academy requires all students to read for 20 minutes each night at home. Why? Common sense would say and *research has found that good readers naturally spend more time in daily reading. […]
Summer School 2012 our four week intensive reading and math program was held June 4th – 29th, from 8:30 – noon, Monday through Friday. Summer school is a condensed version of our school year program. Students worked on reading, writing, spelling, and math. Here is what parents and students had to say about summer school: […]
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 […]
Phoenix Academy 2012 Summer School June 4th – June 29th 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Language Arts & Math Program For Students Entering Kindergarten – 8th grade (2012/2013 school year) Low Student Teacher Ratio: 1 Teacher to 14 Students (Maximum) Nebraska Department of Education Approved Kindergarten ………………….Letter sounds and symbols Research has shown that an […]
Read about us in the Omaha World Herald “Academy’s focus is on phonics” by Joe Dejka, published July 26, 2010.
Thank You eBay for our $2000 grant for our Library Reading Lab! Thank you so much eBay Foundation for 10 Cd Players 20 Headsets Many many books for our library and 2 IPads!