Upper Academy (2nd – 5th Grade)

Upper Academy (3rd - 5th Grade)

With over twenty collective years of experience, our goal is to provide our students with quality instruction that incorporates moral character and rigor.  The upper academy prides itself on its ability to educate the entire child.  Through the utilization of Common Core and Core Knowledge standards, the upper academy will prepare students to handle academic challenges that are sure to arise when moving to middle school.


Third Grade

  • Sameya Adem

Fourth Grade

  • Sun Kim

Fifth Grade

  • Teresa Lampley

Multi-age and Grade

  • Melissa Aubourg

Needed Materials

  • 8 composition notebooks
  • Pencils
  • Pens
  • Loose leaf paper
  • Three ring binder
  • Index cards, and card file
  • Color pencils, crayons,
  • Scissors and glue
  • Pocket dictionary

Suggested Books

3rd and 4th

  • My Name Is Maria Isabel
    by: Ada, Alma Flor
  • Ramona the Pest
    by: Cleary, Beverly
  • You Want Women to Vote, Lizzie Stanton?
    by: Fritz, Jean
  • Much Ado about Aldo

Parent & Student Tips

We encourage parents to be actively involved with the learning process.

We ask parents to support our initiatives in providing quality, rigorous education for students.

Students will be held to high expectations that can only be met if each entity (parents, teachers, and students), give their all.

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