MANCHESTER —The Founders Academy, an open enrollment chartered public school for grades 6-12 at 5 Perimeter Road, Manchester, New Hampshire, is having an Admissions Information Night for prospective families on Wed., March 25 at 6:00 p.m. The evening's program includes presentations on the school's mission, curriculum, small classes for families to participate in, and admissions process. The evening concludes with a self-guided tour of the school and opportunities to talk individually with teachers, students, current families, and administrators.
Founded in 2014, The Founders Academy is a free public charter school for grades 6-12 located at 5 Perimeter Road in Manchester. The school's mission focuses on the virtues of the Founding Fathers, leadership, character building, and liberty. The school provides a challenging and classical academic program including, among other courses, U.S. history, economics, ethics, entrepreneurship and studies in leadership. In addition, there is a strong arts program featuring band, chorus, and fine arts, as well as an ambitious curriculum of required and elective courses in standard high school subjects. Teacher and student-led learning includes cooperation, projects, debate, discussion, and individual projects and internships.
Established by The Founders Academy Foundation, the school offers individual attention for each student to pursue mastery in their studies. Although the school is public, there is an application and possible lottery process for admittance. For more information or to schedule a visit, go to www.thefoundersacademy.org, call 603-952-4705, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.