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Groundbreaking Ceremony | Alumna Speech

Share this:Khadijah Fortenberry ’06 Whitfield School ’12, University of Mississippi ’16 I came to City Academy in 2005, a year after the school moved from Mathews-Dickey Boys’ & Girls’ Club and into its new home across the street. I remember how excited the community was for the new edition. Each time my mother and I…

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Citizen Scientists

Share this:Early Childhood Students Release Tagged Monarch Butterflies Students are learning what it means to be “Citizen Scientists” in our Early Childhood STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) classroom. Citizen Scientists assist professional scientists by engaging, exploring, and observing the world around them. For our early childhood scholars, they are assisting as Citizen Scientists…

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I Will Rise Up

Share this:2017 Graduation Speech by Camille Smith ’17 (John Burroughs ’23) Good evening, my name is Camille Smith. Everyone has at least one super power, one power that is stronger than the rest. This is the power to “rise up”. By rise up I mean to become a better and a more powerful you than…

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