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5 Reasons Gifted Students Decide to Leave School
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5 Reasons Gifted Students Decide to Leave School

Gifted students love going to school right? They fully embrace the chance to develop their special gifts and explore the many opportunities to pursue their special interests. They can show their leadership traits and express their individuality and creativity. Maybe they will and maybe they won’t. Gifted students may be very successful in their school environment and get a jump on secondary education or early enrollment...

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6 Tips to Ensure a Successful First Day of School
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6 Tips to Ensure a Successful First Day of School

The first day of school is coming up and that means making the transition from summer to the school year routine. While this transition may sometimes be overwhelming, you can ensure a successful first day by following these 6 tips: Start your children’s bedtimes and wake up times a bit earlier every day the week before school begins. Stock up on after-school snacks ahead of time....

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4 Tips to Help Your Child Navigate the Beginning of School
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4 Tips to Help Your Child Navigate the Beginning of School

The transition from summer to school can often be overwhelming for students. Follow these tips to help your child successfully navigate the beginning of the school year and succeed academically: Implement consistent schedules and routines to help your child remain organized and calm. Help your child learn to self-regulate during the school day. Let your kids know its okay to ask for help when they need...

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Providing Children the Proper Fuel for Academic Success
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Providing Children the Proper Fuel for Academic Success

Kids Eat Right Month is a time for families to ensure children are fueled for growth and success. Coinciding with the beginning of the school year, Caroline Passerrello, registered dietitan and nutritionist explains families can celebrate this month by feeding them healthy meals and by giving them the “proper tools to make healthful eating choices, which will benefit them now and as they grow into adults”....

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The Need to Identify and Challenge Gifted Children
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The Need to Identify and Challenge Gifted Children

Many people assume that gifted students excel in any classroom environment. However, a large percentage of gifted children do not reach their full potential due to conventional school curricula. The Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth or SMPY tracked approximately 5,000 gifted individuals beginning in 1971. Researchers found that the gifted students who received advanced and enriched learning opportunities were twice as likely to earn a Ph.D....

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Make the First Day of School Special with These Fun Ideas
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Make the First Day of School Special with These Fun Ideas

The school year is about to begin! Make your child’s first day of school extra special with some of these fun and easy traditions: Celebrate with an extra fun lunch. Use a chalkboard speech bubble for a creative first day of school photo. Fill your child’s backpack with some surprises for them to discover on their first day. Use chalk to write positive and encouraging...

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5450 Churchwood Drive
Oak Park, CA 91377
 
(805) 200-3087
 
info@oakcrestacademy.org
 
Our Oak Park location opened in September 2014. We are currently accepting applications. Interested families should e-mail or call us to schedule a tour.

 

 

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5429 Lindley Ave.
Tarzana, CA 91356
 
(818) 302-0808
 
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Our Tarzana location is scheduled to open in September 2016. Interested families should email or call us to schedule a tour.

 

Pasadena Campus

 

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Our Pasadena location is scheduled to open in 2017-18 school year. Interested families should email or call us to be placed on our interest list.

 

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