New England Secondary School Consortium

Event

Oct 18

LIS Site Visit to Blackstone Academy

 This event is for members of the League of Innovative Schools only.

What:
 Site Visit to Blackstone Academy

When: Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 8:00am-2:45pm
Where: 334 Pleasant St #2, Pawtucket, Rhode Island
Cost: $75 per participant, includes materials and lunch.
Registration deadline: Wednesday, October 11, 2017

TO REGISTER: 
Login in to the LIS Members Website to access the online registration form 
for the Fall Conference and/or the Site Visit to Blackstone Academy. The deadline to register is Wednesday, October 11.

Blackstone Academy Charter School has implemented innovative approaches to achieve impressive results with students. During this full-day visit, you will have a first-hand look at how students, teachers, administrators, and community members have worked together to develop specific practices that foster a culture that drives equity, learning, and success.  You will observe in classrooms, interact with students and faculty, and explore resources and examples.  With a focus on personalized, student-centered learning, BACS has much to share about setting high expectations and supporting teaching and learning to achieve them.

Blackstone Academy Charter School:

  • 79% students eligible for free/reduced lunch
  • Approximately 90% of students are the first in their family to go to college
  • 90% of the Class of 2016 was admitted to four-year colleges
  • 100% graduation rate for the Class of 2016

→ Download the Site Visit Agenda

TO REGISTER: 
Login in to the LIS Members Website to access the online registration form for the Fall Conference and/or the Site Visit to Blackstone Academy. The deadline to register is Wednesday, October 11.

FMI: Sarah Burkhardt | 207-773-0505

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