Learn to work hard

Grades 5th-9th

Acton Academy Middle School is where young heroes learn to work hard, tackle complex computational challenges, communicate clearly and persuasively and develop the passion and real-world skills needed to make a difference in the world.   

WORKING HARD. HAVING FUN. PREPARING TO CHANGE THE WORLD.

Our Middle School is for young heroes ages 10-15 who have proven that they are able to work independently. The ‘Middle School Studio’ is where young heroes learn to work hard, tackle complex computational challenges, communicate clearly and persuasively and develop the passion and real-world skills needed to make a difference in the world.

Middle School Learners will: 
  1. Master core skills (reading, writing, and math) through the latest technology.
  2. Develop critical thinking and an appreciation for heroes and history through Socratic Discussions.
  3. Dive deeply into biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, finance and psychology through immersive quests and public exhibitions.
  4. Prepare for the real world through challenging apprenticeships.

WHY AUDITION FOR ACTON ACADEMY?’

 

​Each individual at Acton Academy matters so we want to know WHO YOU ARE.

Because we only have a few spots, reserved for extraordinary people. We need to know what you’re made of and that you’ll never give up.

Most schools solicit applications; we’re a learning community that only accepts commitments from people who believe they are going to change the world. You have to prove yourself if you want a starring role in life.

Does Your Child...

– Long for a hands-on learning experience?

– Desire to be surrounded by a supportive community who celebrates their unique strengths?

– Yearn to learn by doing, and learn in a way connected with real life?

– Seek to discover their calling through experiential apprenticeships?

– Thrive in a respectful culture where their thoughts and voice matter?

– Get excited to challenge themselves and see how much they can improve?

Then Acton’s Middle School maybe the place you’ve been waiting for!

Group Learning Activity, Acton Academy Pittsburgh is a 21st Century, best Modern school, best Non-traditional School, best Middle school, best private school, best Elementary School, and best Kinder school in Wexford Pennsylvania.

Learning Environment

Do you want your child to feel like life is an endless stream of opportunities?

Are you ready to learn more about Acton Academy?