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National Heritage Academies School Leader Named North Carolina Charter Co-Principal of the Year
Awards

National Heritage Academies School Leader Named North Carolina Charter Co-Principal of the Year

by Kelsey Pardue
Michigan Charter School Network Fills a Need with Fully Virtual School
New School

Michigan Charter School Network Fills a Need with Fully Virtual School

by Kelsey Pardue
Employee Spotlight: Talent Acquisition Consultant Intern Edition
Employee Spotlight

Employee Spotlight: Talent Acquisition Consultant Intern Edition

by Haley Brink
Enhancing Educational Excellence: The Mission of One School Leader
Employee Spotlight

Enhancing Educational Excellence: The Mission of One School Leader

by Kelsey Pardue
Timberland Educator Believes All Students Can Learn

Timberland Educator Believes All Students Can Learn

by Haley Brink
NHA Employee Takes Life in Stride
Employee Spotlight

NHA Employee Takes Life in Stride

by Haley Brink
How One School Leader Comes Alongside Teachers to Promote Efficacy
Leadership

How One School Leader Comes Alongside Teachers to Promote Efficacy

by Kelsey Pardue
Breaking the Stigma of Children and Mental Illness During Mental Health Awareness Month
Press Release

Breaking the Stigma of Children and Mental Illness During Mental Health Awareness Month

by Kelsey Pardue
Finding Joy: National Heritage Academies Celebrates 14 School Employees Through Excellence Awards
Awards

Finding Joy: National Heritage Academies Celebrates 14 School Employees Through Excellence Awards

by Kelsey Pardue
Two NHA Teachers Recognized as 2021 Betty Van Andel Teachers of Excellence
Awards

Two NHA Teachers Recognized as 2021 Betty Van Andel Teachers of Excellence

by Kelsey Pardue
NHA Schools Honor Educators for Teacher Appreciation Week
Celebration

NHA Schools Honor Educators for Teacher Appreciation Week

by Haley Brink
What Matters Most in Piloting Urban Education Instruction
Community

What Matters Most in Piloting Urban Education Instruction

by Kelsey Pardue
National Heritage Academies Teacher and Administrator Announced as Finalists for Annual Charter School Educator Awards
Awards

National Heritage Academies Teacher and Administrator Announced as Finalists for Annual Charter School Educator Awards

by Jessica Meldrum
National Heritage Academies Receives Two Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® Accolades
Awards

National Heritage Academies Receives Two Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® Accolades

by Kelsey Pardue
Apex Second Grader Publishes Children’s Book Sharing Her Experience Living with Hearing Aids
Reading

Apex Second Grader Publishes Children’s Book Sharing Her Experience Living with Hearing Aids

by Jessica Meldrum
National Heritage Academies Hosts Week-long Celebration for Safe Schools Week
Safety

National Heritage Academies Hosts Week-long Celebration for Safe Schools Week

by Kelsey Pardue
National Heritage Academies Schools Tackle Math Anxiety by Offering Students Problem-based Curriculum
Math

National Heritage Academies Schools Tackle Math Anxiety by Offering Students Problem-based Curriculum

by Jessica Meldrum
Brooklyn Charter School Sparks Science Enthusiasm with Advanced Courses and Community Partnerships
Science

Brooklyn Charter School Sparks Science Enthusiasm with Advanced Courses and Community Partnerships

by Jessica Meldrum
Three Generations Experience National Heritage Academies Education
Employee Spotlight

Three Generations Experience National Heritage Academies Education

by Kelsey Pardue
Emerson Academy Students Celebrate Black History Month with Engaging Activities Throughout February
Black History

Emerson Academy Students Celebrate Black History Month with Engaging Activities Throughout February

by Jessica Meldrum
From India to the United States: No Distance Can Stop The Education of One North Carolina Student
Student Spotlight

From India to the United States: No Distance Can Stop The Education of One North Carolina Student

by Kelsey Pardue
Inspire Charter Academy Students Honored as Nominees for Louisiana Student of the Year Program
Awards

Inspire Charter Academy Students Honored as Nominees for Louisiana Student of the Year Program

by Jessica Meldrum
NHA Teachers: The Inspiration Behind the Work of this School Leader
Leadership

NHA Teachers: The Inspiration Behind the Work of this School Leader

by Kelsey Pardue
National Heritage Academies Combats Food Insecurity with Meal Delivery Program
Nutrition

National Heritage Academies Combats Food Insecurity with Meal Delivery Program

by Kelsey Pardue
Then and Now: A Series of Events that Built This Resilient NHA School Leader
Leadership

Then and Now: A Series of Events that Built This Resilient NHA School Leader

by Kelsey Pardue
Michigan Second Grade Charter School Student Publishes Children's Book Reflecting on Experience Learning Amid COVID-19
Student Spotlight

Michigan Second Grade Charter School Student Publishes Children's Book Reflecting on Experience Learning Amid COVID-19

by Jessica Meldrum
Grand River Academy Launches Program to Inspire Students’ Life-long Passion for STEM Education
STEM

Grand River Academy Launches Program to Inspire Students’ Life-long Passion for STEM Education

by Jessica Meldrum
NHA Headquarters Hosts Supply Drive to Support Students Learning at Home
Giving Back

NHA Headquarters Hosts Supply Drive to Support Students Learning at Home

by Kelsey Pardue
National Public Charter School Network Offers Tips to Minimize Bullying in Remote Learning Spaces
Classroom Culture

National Public Charter School Network Offers Tips to Minimize Bullying in Remote Learning Spaces

by Jessica Meldrum
Prioritizing People: NHA Schools Recognized as a Metro Detroit Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®
Employee Spotlight

Prioritizing People: NHA Schools Recognized as a Metro Detroit Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®

by Kelsey Pardue
Safety and Health Specialist Goes Above and Beyond for Schools
Employee Spotlight

Safety and Health Specialist Goes Above and Beyond for Schools

by Haley Brink
IT Technical Support Service Technicians are Key to 1:1 Chromebooks
Employee Spotlight

IT Technical Support Service Technicians are Key to 1:1 Chromebooks

by Haley Brink
Special Education Expert Offers Tips to Reduce Student Anxiety as Kids Return to School Amid COVID-19
Back to School

Special Education Expert Offers Tips to Reduce Student Anxiety as Kids Return to School Amid COVID-19

by Jessica Meldrum
Behind the Scenes of Efficiency at National Heritage Academies
Employee Spotlight

Behind the Scenes of Efficiency at National Heritage Academies

by Haley Brink
A Passion for Fairness Motivates Special Education Supervisor at NHA
Employee Spotlight

A Passion for Fairness Motivates Special Education Supervisor at NHA

by Haley Brink
Jessica Minahan Joins NHA Educators to Offer Anxiety-Reducing Strategies for Students
Special Guest

Jessica Minahan Joins NHA Educators to Offer Anxiety-Reducing Strategies for Students

by Kelsey Pardue
Authenticity and Compassion Moves One Michigan School Leader to Lead Others to Flourish
Leadership

Authenticity and Compassion Moves One Michigan School Leader to Lead Others to Flourish

by Jessica Meldrum
Senior Business Partner Supports Leaders
Employee Spotlight

Senior Business Partner Supports Leaders

by Haley Brink
Buffalo-area Student Publishes Children’s Book Aimed at Encouraging Others
Student Life

Buffalo-area Student Publishes Children’s Book Aimed at Encouraging Others

by Jessica Meldrum
Eleven Educators Across the United States Honored with Excellence in Teaching Award
Awards

Eleven Educators Across the United States Honored with Excellence in Teaching Award

by Kelsey Pardue
National Heritage Academies Highlights Importance of Positive Male Role Models in Honor of Father’s Day
Holidays

National Heritage Academies Highlights Importance of Positive Male Role Models in Honor of Father’s Day

by Kelsey Pardue
Empowering Women and Supporting Struggling Families are the Heart of this School Leader’s Work
Leadership

Empowering Women and Supporting Struggling Families are the Heart of this School Leader’s Work

by Kelsey Pardue
Four NHA Eighth-Grade Students Awarded $5,000 CollegeBound Scholarships in Surprise Celebrations
Celebration

Four NHA Eighth-Grade Students Awarded $5,000 CollegeBound Scholarships in Surprise Celebrations

by Jessica Meldrum
NHA Reaches One Million Meals Served Throughout Coronavirus Pandemic
Community

NHA Reaches One Million Meals Served Throughout Coronavirus Pandemic

by Kelsey Pardue
Coming Together While Staying Apart: NHA Founder J.C. Huizenga Sponsors The Groove to Support Frontline Healthcare Workers
Press Release

Coming Together While Staying Apart: NHA Founder J.C. Huizenga Sponsors The Groove to Support Frontline Healthcare Workers

by Leah Nixon
Going Above and Beyond is the Heartbeat of National Heritage Academies During National Charter Schools Week
Press Release

Going Above and Beyond is the Heartbeat of National Heritage Academies During National Charter Schools Week

by Kelsey Pardue
Not All Heroes Wear Capes, They Teach: National Heritage Academies Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week
Celebration

Not All Heroes Wear Capes, They Teach: National Heritage Academies Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week

by Kelsey Pardue
Atlanta Art Teacher Engages Students’ Creativity by Hosting Interactive Remote Learning Sessions
Press Release

Atlanta Art Teacher Engages Students’ Creativity by Hosting Interactive Remote Learning Sessions

by Jessica Meldrum
Advantage Joins Forces with Community Partners to Distribute Food to Families in Need
Community

Advantage Joins Forces with Community Partners to Distribute Food to Families in Need

by Jessica Meldrum
Serving others is fuel for this school leader
Leadership

Serving others is fuel for this school leader

by Kelsey Pardue
During Times of Uncertainty NHA Demonstrates Moral Focus Virtues
Moral Focus

During Times of Uncertainty NHA Demonstrates Moral Focus Virtues

by Kelsey Pardue
NHA Teacher Named a Finalist for Regional Accolade Honoring Charter School Educators
Awards

NHA Teacher Named a Finalist for Regional Accolade Honoring Charter School Educators

by Jessica Meldrum
How Applying Real-life Educational Experience Led One NHA Leader to Success Within his Ohio Schools
Leadership

How Applying Real-life Educational Experience Led One NHA Leader to Success Within his Ohio Schools

by Jessica Meldrum
Peak Charter Academy Receives National Accolade: 2020 Model School
Press Release

Peak Charter Academy Receives National Accolade: 2020 Model School

by Jessica Meldrum
New and Improved NHA Blog
Parent Tips

New and Improved NHA Blog

by NHA
Author at 9: Young Girl Shares How Her Love for Storytelling Led her to Publishing Her First Book
Student Spotlight

Author at 9: Young Girl Shares How Her Love for Storytelling Led her to Publishing Her First Book

by Jessica Meldrum
National Heritage Academies Recognized for Progressive Human Resource Practices
Awards

National Heritage Academies Recognized for Progressive Human Resource Practices

by Kelsey Pardue
Hamtramck Academy Earns Top Spot in Ranking of Michigan’s Best Public Elementary schools
Awards

Hamtramck Academy Earns Top Spot in Ranking of Michigan’s Best Public Elementary schools

by Kelsey Pardue
Atlanta Students Are Seeing Clearly Following a Partnership with Pearle Vision and OneSight
Community

Atlanta Students Are Seeing Clearly Following a Partnership with Pearle Vision and OneSight

by Jessica Meldrum
The Art of Expression: N.C. Middle-schoolers’ Photography on Display at ‘The Met’
Student Spotlight

The Art of Expression: N.C. Middle-schoolers’ Photography on Display at ‘The Met’

by Kelsey Pardue
Holland Students Practice Tech Skills During ‘Hour of Code’
Technology

Holland Students Practice Tech Skills During ‘Hour of Code’

by Jessica Meldrum
Detroit Students Partner with Operation Gratitude to Send Letters to Previous and Current Military Members
Giving Back

Detroit Students Partner with Operation Gratitude to Send Letters to Previous and Current Military Members

by Kelsey Pardue
Grand Rapids Students Donate Handmade Placemats to Support Area Homeless for Thanksgiving Community
Giving Back

Grand Rapids Students Donate Handmade Placemats to Support Area Homeless for Thanksgiving Community

by Jessica Meldrum
Detroit Enterprise Academy Partners with the FCA Foundation and Cranbrook Institute of Science to Give Students Hands-on STEM Learning Experiences
STEM

Detroit Enterprise Academy Partners with the FCA Foundation and Cranbrook Institute of Science to Give Students Hands-on STEM Learning Experiences

by Kelsey Pardue
Timberland Charter Academy Partners with Grand Valley State University for Male Mentorship Program
Community

Timberland Charter Academy Partners with Grand Valley State University for Male Mentorship Program

by Kelsey Pardue
Colorado Students Honored America’s Veterans During Special Veterans Day Assembly
Holidays

Colorado Students Honored America’s Veterans During Special Veterans Day Assembly

by Jessica Meldrum
National Heritage Academies Employee Inducted into US Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame
Awards

National Heritage Academies Employee Inducted into US Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame

by Kelsey Pardue
South Arbor Charter Academy Celebrates 20 Years Serving Local Community
Awards

South Arbor Charter Academy Celebrates 20 Years Serving Local Community

by Jessica Meldrum
Canton Charter Academy Student Finalist in National Science Competition
Student Spotlight

Canton Charter Academy Student Finalist in National Science Competition

by Kelsey Pardue
National Heritage Academies Employees Celebrate Safe Office Week During America’s Safe Schools Week
Safety

National Heritage Academies Employees Celebrate Safe Office Week During America’s Safe Schools Week

by Jessica Meldrum
National Heritage Academies Service Center Celebrates Safe Office Week
Safety

National Heritage Academies Service Center Celebrates Safe Office Week

by Jessica Meldrum
In Honor of National Bullying Prevention Month, Taylor Exemplar Academy Partners with OK2SAY
Safety

In Honor of National Bullying Prevention Month, Taylor Exemplar Academy Partners with OK2SAY

by Jessica Meldrum
Grand River Academy Students Receive Scholarships Following Second Place Win on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent”
Awards

Grand River Academy Students Receive Scholarships Following Second Place Win on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent”

by Kelsey Pardue
Knapp Charter Academy Donates $441 to American Red Cross While Paying Tribute to 9/11
Giving Back

Knapp Charter Academy Donates $441 to American Red Cross While Paying Tribute to 9/11

by Kelsey Pardue
Eagle Crest Charter Academy Named a 2019 National Blue Ribbon School
Awards

Eagle Crest Charter Academy Named a 2019 National Blue Ribbon School

by Jessica Meldrum
New Charter School in Redford Celebrates Opening with Dedication and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
New School

New Charter School in Redford Celebrates Opening with Dedication and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

by Kelsey Pardue
NHA Schools Rank Top Spots in 2020 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Michigan
Awards

NHA Schools Rank Top Spots in 2020 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Michigan

by Jessica Meldrum
National Heritage Academies Schools Rank Top Spots in 2020 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Michigan
Academic Excellence

National Heritage Academies Schools Rank Top Spots in 2020 Best Charter Elementary Schools in Michigan

by Jessica Meldrum
National Heritage Academies Hosts Week-long Professional Development Conference
Leadership

National Heritage Academies Hosts Week-long Professional Development Conference

by Kelsey Pardue
Eagle Awards 2019: National Heritage Academies Celebrates and Recognizes Staff
Awards

Eagle Awards 2019: National Heritage Academies Celebrates and Recognizes Staff

by Haley Brink
Southside Academy Charter School Students to Compete in STEM-Focused Rocketry Challenge
STEM

Southside Academy Charter School Students to Compete in STEM-Focused Rocketry Challenge

by Jessica Meldrum
All-Female Robotics Team Places Fourth in International Coding and Robotics Competition
STEM

All-Female Robotics Team Places Fourth in International Coding and Robotics Competition

by Kelsey Pardue
Celebrating National Charter Schools Week
Celebration

Celebrating National Charter Schools Week

by Amber Brandt
National Heritage Academies Receives Best and Brightest Honors
Awards

National Heritage Academies Receives Best and Brightest Honors

by Jessica Meldrum
 Southside Academy Students to Compete in STEM-Focused Robotics Challenge
STEM

Southside Academy Students to Compete in STEM-Focused Robotics Challenge

by Jessica Meldrum
Peak Charter Academy Honored with Two Maggy Awards
Awards

Peak Charter Academy Honored with Two Maggy Awards

by Jessica Meldrum
Stanford Study Finds National Heritage Academies Students Gain Months of Extra Learning Each Year
Academic Excellence

Stanford Study Finds National Heritage Academies Students Gain Months of Extra Learning Each Year

by NHA
Principal Kimberly Boudreaux Interview
Principal Spotlight

Principal Kimberly Boudreaux Interview

by Amber Brandt
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Leah Nixon

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Senior Communications Specialist

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Communications Specialist

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Communications Specialist