Academics

Emily Perez Creates 30 Poems in 30 Days

Emily Perez has never believed in “waiting around for the muse.” Instead, when it comes to writing, the Upper SchoolEnglish teacher believes in a consistent reg...

Students Convert School Bus into Tiny House

A longtime CA faculty member once told teacher Katy Hills, “We can be the school with the best ideas, but that doesn’t matter until we execute those ideas.” Thi...

Mindfulness Said to Boost Academics

The concept of mindfulness, some say, is the marrying of inner calm to outer results. “Mindfulness” refers to focusing your attention on the emotions and tho...

Director Emphasizes Pre-K as an Anchor

It all starts with a strong Pre-K program. “I think it’s of utmost importance,” says Mary Karst the director of Colorado Academy’s Pre-Kindergarten program. “Th...