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City ‘Mathcademy’ Fun on a Friday

Share this:Without planning, three of the four math teachers wore their City Academy tees on the same day. Of course when we saw this, we knew there was plenty of math involved. How many of the following math questions can you answer: 1) What fraction of the math team is not wearing a CA tee? 2)…

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Am I Smarter than a Second Grader?

Share this:This year I got a promotion, of sorts, with my volunteer work at City Academy. I went from reading to Kindergartners to tutoring second graders. It turns out that second grade at City Academy is serious work. The homework is significant. They learn addition, subtraction, multiplication and division all in one year. From time…

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Celebrating Literacy

Share this:April is Literacy Month at City Academy. We’re celebrating with our students, faculty, staff, and volunteers! This week, several individual City Academy supporters and community partners, such as Bring Me A Book St. Louis, participated in story-time. These volunteers read books such as Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein in upper grade classrooms and Flight School…

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