The Eagle Eye: 11/9/2023
Happy Thursday! The latest issue of The Eagle Eye is now available! The Eagle Eye is Eagle Ridge Academy’s translatable community newsletter that is published every other Thursday during the school year. It is a great resource to see important updates and learn what is happening around the school. Here’s a preview of what you’ll find in this week’s Eagle Eye:
- Congratulations, 2023 CLT10 Assessment Regional Scholars. Three current School of Rhetoric juniors have been named Regional Scholars for their outstanding performance on the 2023 CLT10 assessment, a college preparatory exam and PSAT® alternative designed for 9th and 10th graders and offered by the Classic Learning Test. View this year’s Regional Scholars and find out more about the Classic Learning Test inside the issue.
- Support New Teacher Mentoring and Scholarship Programs on Give to the Max Day November 16. On Give to the Max Day, Minnesota’s annual day of giving, Eagle Ridge Academy will be raising money to support the Grow Your Own and New Teacher Mentoring Program, as well as the student scholarship program. Learn more about these programs and Give to the Max Day inside the issue.
- Message from Executive Director Jason Ulbrich on Unintended Consequences of Academic Leniency. Since the years of COVID, schools have lowered the standards for students in both behavior and academics. Jason Ulbrich discusses the unintended consequences of this inside the issue.
- Register for Classical In-Action Parent Night on January 10. In order to give parents a glimpse into what our excellent teachers do every day while educating your children, we are bringing our classes to you! Join us for a night of Classical classes and find out ways to extend this learning at home. Review the nine offerings and register today inside the issue.
- New Winter Activities Added. Registration is now open for Gryphon Youth Basketball (grades K-4), Inquisitive Artistry (grades 4-6), and Boys Hockey with Providence Academy (grades 9-12). Learn more about these new offerings and register today inside the issue.
Read on for more and have a wonderful rest of the week, Gryphons!