Picture day is Friday, October 7, 2016. A flyer is attached with detailed information.
Friday, September 23, 2016 will be a half day of school for students. Students will be released at noon. If you have any questions please call the school at (989) 753-2349.
School starts at 8:05 am Tuesday, September 6, 2016. See you there to the start of a great year!! If you have any questions please call (989) 753-2349.
On the spring 2016 NWEA MAP Test, Francis Reh students showed a 149% growth in reading and 143% in math (Growth over Projection average for all grades); an average Conditional Growth Percentile of 91 in reading and 91 in math.
“We are so proud of our students and their accomplishments-- this is significant academic growth that deserves celebration,” said Kate Scheid Weber, Francis Reh Public School Academy school leader. “Our caring, Highly Qualified staff has done a great job preparing our students for academic success and it is so nice to see the hard work from the students and staff alike pay off in such a huge way.”
The overarching goal of the academy’s North Central Association (NCA) accredited program is to improve student learning and achievement in core subject areas – math, English language arts, science and social studies.
“It is so positive to hear this great news of student academic growth,” said Kay Kretz, president of the Francis Reh Public School Academy Board of Directors. “We know our students are capable of doing great things and it’s so rewarding when the numbers accurately portray their many successes.”
A safe, caring school environment, Francis Reh Academy is family-oriented and serves the emerging needs of today’s urban family including the provision of:
Francis Reh is still accepting applications for fall. The office is open each day this summer from 8am until 4pm. The academy’s Back to School Orientation and Family Fun Day is scheduled for September 1. Orientation sessions will be held at 9:30am and 2:30pm, with free lunch, games and great prizes from 10:30am until 2pm. It’s a great time to meet your child’s teacher, tour the school and learn more about Francis Reh’s programs and services. All children enrolled by September 1st will receive a free Francis Reh t-shirt! School resumes on September 6.
ABOUT FRANCIS REH PUBLIC SCHOOL ACADEMY
Francis Reh Public School Academy is a tuition-free public school educating children ages preK-8 in Saginaw, Michigan since 1998, with a preK-12 charter. Francis Reh is managed by The Leona Group and authorized by Northern Michigan University.
2015-16 Parent Survey Results:
Community Partners & Organizations:
Francis Reh Public School Academy educates and empowers all students to excel academically and positively impact our community.
Francis Reh Academy is a community of focused, engaged, and responsible achievers.
FRA CORE VALUES:
We Believe -
- All students deserve a quality education.
- All students can achieve at high levels.
- Our inclusive learning environment meet the needs of each and every student.
- Our staff is committed and confident in their ability to educate our students.
- Our protected instructional time, in cooperation with families, maximizes student achievement.
Kate Scheid Weber, school leader
2201 Owen St. • Saginaw, MI 48601
www.francisreh.com • 989.753.2349
ABOUT THE LEONA GROUP, L.L.C.
The Leona Group was founded in 1996 by Dr. William Coats, a national leader in education reform. TLG currently manages nearly 60 school sites in Arizona, Florida, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio and is among the largest education service providers in the United States.
Foundational to The Leona Group is the belief that all children, regardless of ethnicity or economic status, can learn and achieve. This belief permeates throughout the organization and is vibrant in each Leona-managed school. For this reason, Leona Group schools are located in primarily urban areas where there is the greatest need for educational choice and opportunity. Leona delivers a quality choice in public school education, focusing on excellence in education in safe, caring environments. Each school program is tailored to the specific needs of its community and demonstrates continual improvement, as measured by increasing student academic achievement in concert with social, behavioral and emotional development.
For more information, visit www.leonagroup.com.
Here are some Upcoming events
Thursday, June 8 - Spring Concert 1PM - 3PM
Friday, June 9 - Donuts for Dad's K-1 8:30AM - 9:30AM ; Grades 2-4 9:30AM-10:30AM
Tuesday, June 14 - 5th grade awards 9AM - 10AM
Wednesday, June 15 - 8th grade breakfast 9:30AM - 11:00AM
Wednesday, June 15 - Kindergarten Celebration 1PM - 2PM
Thursday, June 16 - School field day
Thursday, June 16 - Last Day of School, students leave at normal time.
There will be no school on Monday, May 30, 2016 do to Memorial Day. School will resume as normal on Tuesday, May 31, 2016. If you have any questions please call 989-753-2349.
There will be a half day of school Friday, May 27, 2016. Students will be released at noon. If you have any questions feel free to call 989-753-349.
There will be no school Friday, May 6, 2016. It will be a teacher in-service day. If you have any questions please call (989) 753-2349.