Chandler kicks off new year reading

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Chandler Woods Charter Academy students were thrilled to kick off 2012 with a healthy, educational activity, so they celebrated the new year by curling up in their slippers with their favorite stuffed animals and comfy pillows for 2,012 seconds (approximately 34 minutes) of reading. The Young Five’s fifth-grade students (pictured) lined Chandler Woods’ hallways and […]

Chandler Woods teachers earn top 10 in national recognition

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Leading charter school operator, National Heritage Academies, recently recognized 41 of its 600 middle school teachers across the U.S. for their astounding middle school data based on their students’ results in math, reading, and language usage. Of these 41 top performing teachers, four Chandler Woods Charter Academy teachers took a top 10 spot on this […]

Chandler offers readers Partridge in a Pear Tree for holidays

Chandler Woods Charter Academy shares this holiday vision with readers of The Rockford Squire. It is the school's version of the traditional Partridge in a Pear Tree, second-grade student Ralph Partridge. Partridge climbed up into the branches of this tree, which is in fact a real pear tree, to provide the photo op. "The pears were left over from the lunch program to give an added effect," noted Kim Bryant, admissions representative at Chandler.

Students take team-building river ride

Chandler Woods Charter Academy’s seventh-grade students recently enjoyed a school rafting trip. They went to Baldwin and took rafts down the Pere Marquette River. This is a great team-building activity for the kids. Pictured are (left) Brianne Hammond, Ashley Stoutjesdyk, Kaitlyn Landon, Devon Burse and Mrs. Hammond,

Chandler Woods Charter Academy’s seventh-grade students recently enjoyed a school rafting trip. They went to Baldwin and took rafts down the Pere Marquette River. This is a great team-building activity for the kids. Pictured are (left) Brianne Hammond, Ashley Stoutjesdyk, Kaitlyn Landon, Devon Burse and Mrs. Hammond,  

Chandler Woods Charter Academy students enjoy outtings

(l–r) Rachel Lecuru, Ahni Docter, Kelsey Morgan, Morgan Carlson.

                                          Last month Belmont’s Chandler Woods Charter Academy eighth-grade students were taken on a surprise trip called “Sneak.” The kids had no idea where they were headed, but they had to accomplish missions along the […]