GREENSBORO, NC., July 29, 2014—National Heritage Academies (NHA),
one of the nation’s largest charter school management companies, awarded
Greensboro Academy with three Eagle Awards. This is the 14th year NHA
honored its top performing schools with Eagle Awards.
Academy earned an Eagle Award for Academic Growth which means the
school is at or above the 90th percentile for blended fall-to-spring and
spring-to-spring growth on the Northwest Evaluation Association assessment in
grades kindergarten through eighth.
is a great affirmation of the hard work our teachers and students are putting
forth in the classroom,” said Principal Doug Hower. “We want all of our
students to receive a great academic foundation so they are on a college bound
also earned an Eagle Award for Employee Engagement and Parent Satisfaction. Greensboro
Charter Academy is a free public charter school serving students in
kindergarten through eighth grade.
of schools is designed to eliminate achievement gaps and provide school choice
to families, with the clear objective of preparing children for success in high
school, college and beyond.
Academies is a charter school management company operating 76 schools in nine
states for the 2013-2014 school year. It is currently serving more than 50,000
students in grades kindergarten through eighth.