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A Kid For Character

Share this:“When given the choice between being right or being kind, choose kind.” – R.J. Palacio, Wonder Every day, our students start the day by saying our school pledge and singing “A Kid For Character.” This semester, our first grade class created a music video to learn more about the words in the song. While singing…

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Groundbreaking Ceremony | September 27, 2017

Share this:For Immediate Release On September 27, 2017, City Academy officially broke ground on the school’s new Early Childhood Center and publicly launched the Campaign for City Academy. By 2020, City Academy will grow the school’s student population from 185 scholars to 250 students. In order to do so, the Campaign for City Academy will…

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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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