Market Day a real-life experience for Chandler Woods students

Chandler Woods Charter Academy third-grade students have been studying the economy, goods and services and on Friday, May 27, they demonstrated what they’ve learned. All the youngsters have applied and interviewed for “jobs” in their classrooms for Market Day. They set up booths and sold food, bookmarks, flower pots, jewelry, and applied make-up and gave […]

Students offer welcome with art

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Chandler Woods Charter Academy students recently had their very own “Art Prize” at the school. Students were encouraged to make and enter a piece of art, which were voted on to determine “winners.” There were so many good choices to pick from, but these ended up being the top three winners: the first-place winner was […]

Chandler Woods practices to be bully-free zone

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Nationally acclaimed youth speaker Mark Brown came to Chandler Woods Charter Academy recently to talk to the middle school students about bullying. With his “tell it like it is” approach, Brown challenges some of the most serious problems in the schools today. Chandler Woods is a “bully-free” school, so it helped the students to see […]

Chandler Woods students craft for gingerbread house supplies

Fourth-grade students at Chandler Woods Charter Academy spend the afternoon crafting and building gingerbread houses during math class. For every multiplication fact the students answered correctly, they received an item to use in building their house. This group of students correctly answered many of their questions, earning them many materials for their gingerbread houses. Pictured are (l–r) Jared Pant, Chloe Florida, Gage Berkenpas and Lauren Cole.

 

Students challenge teachers in outdoor soccer match

Chandler Woods Charter Academy students and teachers enjoyed the beautiful fall weather last week with a friendly game of soccer. As badly as the students wanted to beat their teachers, the huffing and puffing adults held their own. Everyone played a great game, resulting in a tied score of 2-2.