Our Programs

IN ADDITION TO THE BASIC CURRICULUM, CHILDREN ENROLLED AT ASPIRATION ACADEMY CAN PARTICIPATE IN ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING SPECIAL GROUPS TO ENHANCE THEIR LEARNING EXPERIENCE


A group for reading: (e.g. The Reading Society)

  • Read all or parts of books to children and then have them read to the rest of the class or an individual coach.

  • Each child will get a copy of the book that was highlighted that week.


A group for individual pride: (e.g. The Pride Society)

  • Each background of attendees will be talked about in positive terms.

  • Have guest speakers from different religions and/or ethnic groups with emphasis on the children's religious and/or ethnic groups.


A group for Black and Hispanic history: (e.g. The History Society)

  • Coaches will relate the "story" of prominent Blacks and Hispanics in America.

  • Local Black and Hispanic community leaders will relate their "story" and ultimate success.


A group for patriotism and history of the United States: (e.g. The Patriotism Society)

  • Support will be provided by books that show the importance and influence of Blacks and Hispanics in America's history.

  • America's history will be reflected in books and courses adopted for young children.


A group for dreaming: (e.g. The Dream Society)

  • Each child will be able to tell of their dreams for the future with the rest of the group providing commentary, insights, support, and suggestions.

  • Follow-up support will be provided by teachers and/or volunteers to assist in the dreams of each child.

  • Reading and math will be emphasized as being necessary to fulfill most dreams.


A group for volunteering: (e.g. The Helping Hand Society)

  • Age-appropriate projects will be developed so that students will find joy in being able to help others.



"Nine-tenths of education is encouragement"

Anatole France

French poet, journalist, and novelist

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