Our students are on a path toward college and career. We have high expectations for our students and offer a high level of support to help children reach their full potential. We individualize learning based on regular analysis of student progress throughout each school year, and our students are successful. Our success is evidenced by our academic results – we received a “B” rating in the K-3 Literacy category by the Ohio Department of Education.
These core subjects form the basis of our K–8 curriculum. Students receive 150 minutes of instruction in English Language Arts, 120 minutes of instruction in mathematics and social studies, and 45 minutes of instruction in science each school day.
We help students develop vital communication skills, while inspiring a love of literature. Our young scholars learn phonological awareness skills, phonics, vocabulary skills, grammar and comprehensions skills. STEAM Academy of Warren students comprehend and analyze both fiction and non-fiction texts as early as kindergarten. Our staff provides the students with a welcoming environment with flexible seating and prepares lessons for reading through multi-sensory activities.
We balance fundamental skills with critical thinking and problem solving. Our active approach ensures that students understand the realities that underlie mathematical concepts. Games and animations bring concepts to life, while challenge problems, regular practice, and review ensure mastery. We build from the concrete to the abstract as students move from basic skills toward algebra. Students learn by seeing mathematical concepts applied to the world around them.
Our Science program uses hands-on experiments to support the systematic study of life, Earth, and the physical sciences. We nurture curiosity as students practice observation and analytical skills. Students learn how our understanding of the world is shaped by ongoing scientific and technological advances. Teachers provide regular opportunities for students to participate in experiments and projects that include opportunities to apply mathematics and technology through age appropriate activities.
A truly well-rounded education must nourish the body and soul as well as the mind. We believe in the value of exposing children to the arts as well as to opportunities for exercise and physical competition.
Organized physical education gets children exercising regularly. We teach students important concepts of teamwork and sportsmanship, as well as promoting general health and well-being.