Tag Archives: On-Track Academy

Legends Inspire Yasha at School of Rock

School of Rock is a a hand on approach to learning to play anything from guitar to keyboards. They get their students using professional equipment on real live stages, real rock venues and real audiences. On Track Academy student, Yasha Broderick, has been attending School of Rock since they opened. Here is what Yasha has to say about her involvement: …

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On-Track Academy (OTA) Students Inspired by “Drinkable” Book

Recently, two OTA students, 9th grader Aaron Miller and 8th grader Aaron Lott, read about one of the biggest problems in the developing world—access to safe, reliable drinking water.  They were also introduced to a research project called The Drinkable Book, produced by the non-profit organization WATERisLIFE. The book is a one-of-a-kind manual that not only teaches safe water tips, …

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Will Receives the Help He Deserves with OTA

One of On-Track Academy’s very first students, Will Christiansen, has been one of its biggest success stories! Bright and motivated, he’s learned to overcome and compensate for a number of learning differences. After trying several educational settings without success—parochial schools, home school, public schools—Will started at OTA, where he’s demonstrated his many strengths while working on areas for improvement.  “I …

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Alex Grovich Overcomes Dyslexia with OTA

Since third grade, Alex has struggled with dyslexia. Frustrated for many years, Alex has finally found the help she needed at On-Track Academy. According to Alex’s teacher, Ms. Jordan, Alex’s abilities have improved so much, she no longer detects dyslexia in her reading and writing skills. It helped that Alex was given assignments that piqued her interest, was allowed to …

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