The links of the About Us drop-down above will have additional information of interest.
The mission of The Academy at Smith is to build relationships with students, parents, and community members while providing all students with a program of study that is relevant and rigorous. We strive to establish a positive environment that prepares students for future careers, with an emphasis on biomedical technologies and specialized health science professions for the 21st century.
The vision of The Academy at Smith is to provide a quality education that will lead to a productive and successful future for all students.
Our values: At The Academy at Smith, we believe that knowing our students well is the key to teaching them well. The relationships we develop with our students and their families supports and motivates them to learn. We believe in teaching children to use their minds. Teaching students how to learn, question, reflect, and view the world with a critical eye produces expert thinkers who are prepared to navigate their future. Moreover, at The Academy at Smith, we believe the different experiences individuals bring to our school are strengths. Consequently, embracing diverse cultures, perspectives and abilities enables students and adults to feel valued and provides an environment where students and staff from all cultures and backgrounds can succeed. In short, we are committed to creating an equitable and inclusive school where adults take ownership for student learning outcomes to ensure students have what they need to become successful in school and in life. Finally, at The Academy at Smith, we will align resources to create equitable opportunities, and we will eradicate achievement gaps.
Daily School Schedule
Monday - Thursday
1ST BLOCK 9:00-10:00AM
2ND BLOCK 10:10-11:10 AM
3RD BLOCK 12:00-1:00 PM
4TH BLOCK 1:10-2:10 PM
Fridays: Students should be…
- Working through asynchronous assignments/activities provided by teachers
- Meeting and conferencing with teachers as needed
- Please know that Fridays are NOT days off, with attendance taken and assignments will be graded.