Is There a School Uniform Policy ?
Yes, there is a school uniform policy at LISA Public Schools. Parents need to purchase uniforms before the school starts from the school.
Do LISA Academies Offer After School and Saturday Tutorials ?
Yes, LISA Academies offer after school and Saturday tutorials.
Do LISA Academies Offer Gifted-Talented Program ?
Yes, LISA Academies offer GT program.
Why Should Parents Send Their Child to LISA Academy ?
LISA Academy Public Schools offer a comprehensive college preparatory program emphasizing science, mathematics, and technology education.LISA Academy Public Schools strive to play a role in satisfying this need. LISA Academy Public Schools also offer programs to develop skills and education for its students to enroll in Science and Engineering departments of prestigious colleges in the country and compete in an increasingly demanding workplace of science and technology, and contribute to the long-term economic development for the region.
As LISA Academy Public Schools, we believe every child can learn and grow into a successful and productive citizen. When this belief is combined with the expertise necessary to set up and run a school, the result, we think, is an excellent environment for your children to learn. We believe that this environment will lay the foundation for a bright and productive future.
LISA Academy Public Schools emphasize character education. We believe that parents want schools where their children are taught to be honest, courageous, persistent, etc. individuals, not just where they become educated. Our students wear uniforms daily and adhere to a clearly-articulated discipline policy.
Our teachers and leadership team are experienced and committed. Administrators are also strong, dedicated and diverse, and they monitor the quality and viability of our organization.
Your children will be in the classroom with a high-performing teacher at LISA Academies.
At LISA Academies, our goal is to enable our graduating seniors to enroll in top 4-year public and private universities.
What Distinguishes LISA Academies from Other Charter and Traditional Public Schools ?
LISA Academy Public Schools have very high expectations for students in both academics and behavior. Our faculty and staff are dedicated and hard-working, and receive regular professional development and supervision. They function as a team and are committed to ensuring that students succeed. LISA Academy Public Schools have a small school and small class size.
The following educational innovations will distinguish LISA Academy Public Schools from other schools;
Integration of technology into curriculum: By using a multi-sensory approach to learning, students will be provided with opportunities to learn through auditory, visual, tactile, and kinesthetic activities. The students are guided through the process of determining which learning style is best suited to their needs at LISA Academy Public Schools.
Online Access: Parents will be able access online student grades, attendance, conduct, discipline reports, and teacher comments at LISA Academy Public Schools.
Strong Reading and Writing Emphasis: English and ESL teachers focus on pronunciation and spelling of vocabulary used in the school, classroom, and home.
Performance Assessments: Performance assessments - also known as "alternative" or "authentic" assessments - augment norm-referenced multiple-choice tests in all grade levels at LISA Academy Public Schools.
Parental and Community Involvement: Involving parents in the activities of the classrooms, cafeteria, playground and many other extra-curricular affairs helps both students and parents to become better acquainted with the process of education.
Peer Tutoring, Mentoring and Counseling: Peer partnership is used as a positive tool at LISA Academy Public Schools. High school students will tutor elementary and middle school students in core areas.
Guidance for teaching and support personnel: In-services are the frequent and major part of our staff development LISA Academy Public Schools.
Teachers as Homeroom Advisors: Middle school students are assigned a homeroom teacher who acts as an advisor, helper, and immediate guide for the student at LISA Academy Public Schools.
Character Education and Leadership development: The aim of education is to support the growth of pupils' overall personalities.
Family Visits: At LISA Academy Public Schools, parent-teacher relationship is improved by family visits. Teachers will be urged to visit students at home to inform the parents about the school and student’s progress, while the parents will have an opportunity to provide the teachers with feedback and input.
Cross-disciplinary learning: Students work on projects that require cooperative teaching efforts in Language Arts, Fine Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies, and Science.
Participation in Contests: Students in the gifted and talented and the standard program are encouraged to participate in local, statewide, national and international competitions.
Out of State and Europe Trips: LISA Academy Public Schools organize out of state and Europe Trips every year to different countries in Europe.
Do LISA Academies Offer Character Education and What Does It Exactly Mean ?
Yes, as LISA Academy Public Schools, we also offer character education classes to our students. By character we mean “common sense values” such as honesty and integrity. LISA Academy Public Schools strive to create a culture that honors “Doing the RIGHT Thing!” where RIGHT stands for Respectful, Intelligent, Genuine, Hard-Working and Team-Oriented.
As LISA Academy Public Schools we hope that parents who want their children to grow up to be adults who embrace common sense values will not only choose to send their children to LISA Academy Public Schools, but also work with us to model and teach their children what these words mean and what they look like when put into action.
LISA Academy Public Schools hire faculty, administrators, and staff who embody principles of character and leadership and who wish to be an active part of a community that values these in word and deed.