Apr
16
9:00 AM09:00

School Pictures

The Academy of 21st Century Learning will be taking school pictures on Tuesday, April 16 in the morning.

It will be a Free Dress Day, so please dress your children as you wish. We advise sending a change of clothes and/or shoes.

You will be able to preview pictures and place orders on Thursday, April 18 at 8 AM with our photographer, Ryan Bates of Ryan Bates Photography (www.ryanbatesphotography.com).

Thank you!

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Apr
15
11:00 AM11:00

Field Trip | Mondavi Center | "Mayumana ​Currents" | Primary and Secondary Students only (1st - 7th grade)

Having entertained millions of people around the world, Mayumana has become one of Israel’s leading cultural exports. The group’s shows combine custom-made musical instruments, massive video art projections and performers in constant motion. For their debut performance at the Mondavi Center, they will present Currents, inspired by the historic “Battle of Currents” between Thomas Edison and Nikola Tesla in their quest to find new energy sources for the world.

https://www.mondaviarts.org/event/2018-19/mayumana

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Mar
22
8:00 AM08:00

Coffee with Barbara - Secondary (4th - 6th grade) | Mrs. Adair and Jen's class | 8 AM - 8:30 AM

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Please join us for coffee with Barb on Friday,March 22nd from 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM.

This gathering of our Academy Secondary (4th through 6th grade) parents/guardians is an opportunity to chat with Barbara Dwyer and catch up with Academy happenings. This is also an opportunity to ask any questions about school, your child or anything that comes to mind. We want to hear from you, our strongest advocates and supporters!

Please RSVP by emailing info@academy21learning.com or calling 707-474-4710.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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Mar
20
5:30 PM17:30

STEAM Speaker Series - Session II - Technology and Engineering (March 20 @ 5:30 PM)

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Please join us, as we continue our Speaker Series on STEAM education and the future of STEAM career paths.

The second of four round-table discussions, will be led by STEAM educator and founder of The Academy of 21st Century Learning, Barbara Dwyer with guest speakers focusing on Engineering and Technology.

Guest Speakers:

  • Albert Cabatic Manufacturing Engineer (graduate of CSU Sacramento)

  • Erin Dwyer, Senior Director of Strategic Partnership at PowerSchool Group, LLC (graduate of CSU Sacramento)

  • Robin Pritchard, Manager, Manufacturing Engineer at ICON Aircraft (graduate of Cal Poly)

  • Karl Santos - Director of IT / Network Operations at Partnership HealthPlan of California (graduate of Santa Clara University)

Please RSVP by Monday, March 18 by emailing info@academy21learning.com or calling (707) 474-4710.

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Mar
8
8:00 AM08:00

Coffee with Barbara - Primary (1st - 3rd) | Mrs. Amanda's class | 8 AM - 8:30 AM

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Please join us for coffee with Barb on Friday, March 8th from 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM.

This gathering of our Academy Primary (1st through 3rd grade) parents/guardians is an opportunity to chat with Barbara Dwyer and catch up with Academy happenings. This is also an opportunity to ask any questions about school, your child or anything that comes to mind. We want to hear from you, our strongest advocates and supporters!

Please RSVP by emailing info@academy21learning.com or calling 707-474-4710.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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Mar
6
8:00 AM08:00

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER - Field Trip | Connolly Ranch (all ages)

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A working farm in Browns Valley (Napa), Connolly Ranch offers engaging, hands-on, farm-based educational programs designed to meet California state standards from preschool to high school. Watch as science, language arts, history, physical education, nutrition, and even math come to life while your students enjoy learning in the great outdoors. In addition to spending time with our farm animals, our field trips teach the sources and benefits of healthy foods and an understanding of how nature works to nourish and sustain us. This program also supports the development of the whole child through opening and closing lessons on how to connect with yourself, nature and each other.

https://www.connollyranch.org

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Feb
28
8:00 AM08:00

Coffee with Barbara - K2 | Mrs. Dee's class | 8 AM - 8:30 AM

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Please join us for coffee with Barb on Thursday, February 28th from 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM.

This gathering of our Academy K2 parents/guardians is an opportunity to chat with Barbara Dwyer and catch up with Academy happenings. This is also an opportunity to ask any questions about school, your child or anything that comes to mind. We want to hear from you, our strongest advocates and supporters!

Please RSVP by emailing info@academy21learning.com or calling 707-474-4710. We look forward to seeing you there!

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Feb
18
to Feb 22

School Closed | President's Week

The Academy of 21st Century Learning Private STEAM school will be closed in observance of President’s Week (February 18 - February 22).

Please remember we will offer a President’s Week camp during this week! If you would like more information, please email info@academy21learning! Fliers have gone home!

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Feb
15
11:00 AM11:00

Fundraiser | Bake Sale | February 15th | 11 AM - 3 PM

Please support The Academy Kids in our continued efforts to help our friends at CASA Solano County. Our kids will host a bake sale on Friday, February 15th from 11 AM - 3 PM. 100% of the proceeds raised will be used to purchase shoes for local foster children.

Parents, we will need help with this event in the form of baked goods and staffing. Additional information will be sent to you via “Academy Reminders” text. Thank you!

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Feb
13
8:45 AM08:45

Open House | February 13, 2019

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Please share with family and friends!

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Join us for a small-group tour of The Academy of 21st Century Learning and discover how The Academy:

·         Creates a dramatically different foundation for every child with our progressive STEAM program

·         How we prepare our children for a future we may not see, but our students will live in

·         Instill a love learning

·         Build positive self esteem

·         Encourage curiosity, mindful learning and love of the arts

Tour begins Wednesday, February 13th at 8:45 AM.  Please RSVP at www.academy21learning.com or call (707) 474-4710.

 

#learningacademystyle

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Feb
11
10:00 AM10:00

Field Trip | Mondavi Center | "7 Fingers Cirque Reversible" | Primary and Secondary Students only (1st - 7th grade)

Through a riveting mix of theater, circus, dance, music and acrobatics, Reversible is dedicated to a generation who forged the world that we live in today and whose stories might hold the key to a better tomorrow. With the 7 Fingers’ Reversible, be prepared for the best in contemporary circus: moments of pure grace yielding to rushes of adrenaline, as a cast of multitalented performers travel through time and space. Be part of a vibrant journey that will give you goosebumps: Peek through the key hole at a reversible world, where everyday life is turned upside down into something spectacular—and universes are filled with beauty, emotion and yes, hope.

https://www.mondaviarts.org/event/2018-19/7-fingers-cirque

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Feb
8
8:00 AM08:00

Coffee with Barbara - K1 | Mrs. Nicole's class | 8 AM - 8:30 AM

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Please join us for coffee with Barb on Friday, February 8th from 8:00 AM to 8:30 AM.

This gathering of our Academy K1 parents/guardians is an opportunity to chat with Barbara Dwyer and catch up with Academy happenings. This is also an opportunity to ask any questions about school, your child or anything that comes to mind. We want to hear from you, our strongest advocates and supporters!

Please RSVP by emailing info@academy21learning.com or calling 707-474-4710.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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Jan
30
8:45 AM08:45

Open House for New Families | January 30th | 8:45 AM - 12 PM

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Please share with family and friends!

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Join us for a small-group tour of The Academy of 21st Century Learning and discover how The Academy:

·         Creates a dramatically different foundation for every child with our progressive STEAM program

·         How we prepare our children for a future we may not see, but our students will live in

·         Instill a love learning

·         Build positive self esteem

·         Encourage curiosity, mindful learning and love of the arts

Tour begins Wednesday, January 30th at 8:45 AM.  Please RSVP at www.academy21learning.com or call (707) 474-4710.

 

#learningacademystyle

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Jan
15
5:30 PM17:30

STEAM Speaker Series - Standing on the Shoulders of STEAM Professionals

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Please join us for a series of round table discussions regarding STEAM education and why it is gaining popularity amongst educators. Also to be discussed is how STEAM education benefits students’ critical thinking skills, and the future of STEAM career paths.

The first of four sessions, an introduction to STEAM, will be led by STEAM advocates Barbara Dwyer and guest speaker Karen Wedaman.

Space is limited, please RSVP no later than Monday, January 13, 2018. RSVP by emailing info@academy21learning.com.

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Barbara Dwyer

CSU Sacramento graduate, STEAM Educator and founder of The Academy of 21st Century Learning

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Karen Wedaman

Stanford University graduate, Adjunct Professor at the College of Alameda, Bioscience Educator and Researcher

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Dec
19
8:30 AM08:30

Field Trip | The Nutcracker at Sacramento Ballet | Primary and Secondary Students Only (1st grade - 7th grade)

Amy Seiwert’s new take on this Sacramento tradition.  Marie is a heroine for our times, adventurous, loving, and kind.  Join Marie and her Nutcracker Prince as they travel through the Land of the Snow to the Kingdom of Sweets.  Featuring the Sacramento Philharmonic at select performances.

Choreographer: Amy Seiwert / Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

We will continue to welcome young dancers from the regions into the production.  We will also continue to partner with the Sacramento Philharmonic for select performances.

http://www.sacballet.org/events/the-nutcracker-3/

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Nov
28
8:00 AM08:00

Field Trip | Chabot Space and Science Event Center | K2, Primary, and Secondary Students Only (K2 - 7th grade)

The Academy Kids are headed to Astronaut Training!!

What types of training do astronauts have to complete to get ready for a mission to the International Space Station (ISS) or even to Mars? Do you have what it takes? In this workshop, students will explore the ISS and physically test their ability to survive and work in space just like NASA scientists do!

https://chabotspace.org

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