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Programs & Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Laurus Academy, children can explore their interests, learn new skills and make new friends through a variety of extracurricular activities.

Activities and Clubs

Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
Activities and Clubs

STEM

STEM integrates four specific disciplines - science, technology, engineering, and mathematics - into a cohesive program based on real-world applications. This blended learning environment shows kids how the scientific method can be applied to everyday life.

Community Service

Moral focus virtues are practiced beyond the classroom! Children participating in service projects model compassion and courage by working to meet local needs.

Field Trips

Students have the opportunity to take the learning outside the classroom though various grade level field trips.

Book Fair

Kids love shopping for new books in this school-wide celebration of reading. A wide range of titles are available for every level and interest, including our favorite series and authors!

Black History Programs

All grade levels participate in age-appropriate activities to celebrate the art, poetry, music, inventions, intellectual contributions, political accomplishments of African Americans.

3rd - 5th Grade
Activities and Clubs

STEM

STEM integrates four specific disciplines - science, technology, engineering, and mathematics - into a cohesive program based on real-world applications. This blended learning environment shows kids how the scientific method can be applied to everyday life.

Community Service

Moral focus virtues are practiced beyond the classroom! Children participating in service projects model compassion and courage by working to meet local needs.

Safety Patrol

Scholars in this program practice good leadership and safety measures by assisting with arrival, dismissal, and special school events.

Field Trips

Students have the opportunity to take the learning outside the classroom though various grade level field trips.

Book Fair

Kids love shopping for new books in this school-wide celebration of reading. A wide range of titles are available for every level and interest, including our favorite series and authors!

Black History Programs

All grade levels participate in age-appropriate activities to celebrate the art, poetry, music, inventions, intellectual contributions, political accomplishments of African Americans.

6th - 8th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Band

This rich program gives students the opportunity to express themselves through music and teamwork. Students in band experience a variety of lessons in wind, brass and percussion instruments.

Choir

Our choir program is a great way for children to expand their musical experiences through choral singing, vocal exercises and techniques, learning musical terms, and exposure to interesting music.

Spanish

English-speaking students learn to speak Spanish through a variety of age-appropriate language activities and practice lessons, including conversational Spanish.

National Junior Honor Society

NJHS serves to recognize outstanding middle school students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, service, leadership, character, and citizenship.

Safety Patrol

Scholars in this program practice good leadership and safety measures by assisting with arrival, dismissal, and special school events.

Field Trips

Students have the opportunity to take the learning outside the classroom though various grade level field trips.

Book Fair

Kids love shopping for new books in this school-wide celebration of reading. A wide range of titles are available for every level and interest, including our favorite series and authors!

Black History Programs

All grade levels participate in age-appropriate activities to celebrate the art, poetry, music, inventions, intellectual contributions, political accomplishments of African Americans.

Sports

Basketball

Basketball

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Soccer

Soccer

6th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Volleyball

Volleyball

6th - 8th Grade

Girls

Karate

Karate

Kindergarten - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

S.T.E.A.M. art project

S.T.E.A.M.

We believe that connecting students to science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics is just the tip of the iceberg to encourage critical thinking and multi-discipline innovation.

Drums

Specials

Along with academics, K-8 students are also exposed to the arts. Laurus offers art, music, technology, and physical education classes throughout the week.

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Student

Spotlight: Students Wins $5,000 Scholarship

Misha Berry, an eighth grader at Laurus Academy, was surprised during a morning assembly at her school when her principal announced she was the recipient of one of six $5,000 National Heritage Academies CollegeBound Scholarships this year.

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Laurus Teacher Receives Excellence in Teaching Award

Laurus Student Surprised with $5,000 College Scholarship