IN ADDITION TO THE BASIC CURRICULUM, CHILDREN ENROLLED AT ASPIRATION ACADEMY WILL PARTICIPATE IN ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING SPECIAL GROUPS TO ENHANCE THEIR LEARNING EXPERIENCE
A group for reading: (e.g. The Oprah Winfrey Reading Society)
A group for individual pride: (e.g. The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Pride Society)
A group for Black history: (e.g. The Jackie Robinson History Society)
A group for patriotism and history of the United States: (e.g. The Winston Scott Patriotism Society)
Support will be provided by books that show the importance and influence of Black people in America's history, the Hillsdale College patriotic courses adopted for children, and the Rush Revere American History book collection.
A group for dreaming: (e.g. The Gayle King 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 Sheila Johnson Helping Hand Society)