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Programs & Activities

Learning is a lifelong process that extends beyond the walls of the classroom. At Metro Charter 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.

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.

Green Team

The Green Team is an interactive educational program that empowers students and teachers to help the environment through waste reduction, reuse, recycling and composting.

Field Trips

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

3rd - 5th Grade
Activities and Clubs

Girls on the Run

We inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. The program runs for 10 weeks in the spring.

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.

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.

Green Team

The Green Team is an interactive educational program that empowers students and teachers to help the environment through waste reduction, reuse, recycling and composting.

Field Trips

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

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.

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.

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.

Green Team

The Green Team is an interactive educational program that empowers students and teachers to help the environment through waste reduction, reuse, recycling and composting.

Field Trips

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

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

Cheerleading

Cheerleading

6th - 8th Grade

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.

Students playing the trumpet

Specials

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

students sitting on floor
Student

Spotlight: Students Helping Students

Metro Charter Academy middle school students have stepped out of their usual classroom lessons to help their younger peers. Students were given the opportunity to work with younger students on math facts and other lessons. 
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