One unique aspect of ADS is the strong sense of community. The collaborative learning environment in the classroom, coupled with social/emotional intelligence-based skills lessons help to foster strong bonds within the...
Social & Emotional intelligence sets up a lifetime of success or struggle. Research says that children must feel safe, worthy, and connected in order for learning potential to be maximized. Howard Gardner’s...
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ADS celebrations are a time to come together as a community and celebrate student work. Celebration events for the 2012-13 school year...
"Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself."
Tuition-free Public School
ADS serves children within our geographic boundaries, grades K-6th. Public Charter Schools are free of charge. To apply, please visit the enrollment section of the website.
Support our School
ADS is a 501(c) non-profit institution. We rely on community support and generous donations to supplement the core academic program funded by state and federal funds. There are many ways to support our innovative educational program.
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