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For the first time in seven years, the Santa Ana Unified School District will open the doors to a brand new school, the Advanced Learning Academy, a dependent charter school that will focus on high-tech, project-based, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) curriculum for elementary and intermediate students. The Advanced Learning Academy, located at 335 East Walnut Avenue in Santa Ana, will begin serving students in grades 4th – 6th on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, the first day of school for the Santa Ana Unified School District.
This charter elementary will be Advanced Learning Academy, in addition to offering an educational portfolio based on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) will be another alternative for all the parents in Orange County.
With the goal of every child reading at grade level by the end of the third grade, the Santa Ana Unified School District, with the partnership of Innovations for Learning, and the support of Orange County United Way, will launch “Read Santa Ana Read,” a volunteer program supporting nearly 250 first graders at reading during the 2015- 2016 school year.
The students from Santa Ana Unified School District belong to a prestigious eight-week internship at the Jet Propulsion Lab in Pasadena, allowing them to work alongside some of the nation’s top engineers, analysts and scientists.
Read how teachers in Santa Ana USD are spending part of their summer honing their skills to master Common Core Standards for student achievement. Clink on the headline to read the rest of the article courtesy of EdSource.