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Specials & Extracurricular Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Laurus Academy, students can explore their interests, learn new skills, and make new friends through a variety of extracurricular activities. Learn more about what we offer below. 

Specials

Art supplies Music
PE
Technology
Visual Arts
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Electives

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PE
Visual Arts

*Not all electives are available for all grades.
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In-School Programs

In addition to specials and electives, Laurus Academy also offers other in-school program activities such as: Blue Ribbon Society, College Visits, National Junior Honor Society, and Student Council.

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Technology

We offer one-to-one technology, with each student receiving their own Chromebook.

Athletics

Basketball

Basketball

5th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

5th - 8th Grade

Girls

Cross Country

Cross Country

5th - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Dance

Dance

Kindergarten - 8th Grade

Boys & Girls

Volleyball

Volleyball

5th - 8th Grade

Girls

Extracurricular Activities

K - 2nd Grade

Chess Club (2)
Picasso Kids
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3rd - 5th Grade

Chess Club
​Picasso Kids
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6th - 8th Grade

Chess Club
​Picasso Kids
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What Laurus Academy Parents Are Saying

"​I love this school and have trusted them with four of my children, three of which are now in high school and are very well prepared. Thanks Laurus!"

- Laurus Academy Parent

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Events

Laurus Academy hosts a variety of events each year. Some examples of events are:

  • Book Fair
  • Community Events
  • Concerts
  • Family Movie Night
  • Field Day
  • Gleaners Food Drive
  • Literacy Night
  • Math Night
  • Seasonal Dances
  • Talent Show
  • Year-End Celebrations

Field Trips

K - 2nd Grade

Field trips vary each year.
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3rd - 5th Grade

Field trips vary each year.
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6th - 8th Grade

Field trips vary each year.
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NHA Shines: Stanford Study Shows Our Students Surpass Their Peers by 3.5 Months Each Year

A recent Stanford study shows NHA partner-school students continue to outperform their traditional public school peers. They do so by gaining nearly three-and-a-half months of additional learning. NHA also earned the new “gap busters” designation for outstanding progress in eliminating learning disparities for minority and poverty students.

Learn More About Stanford's Study