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Akili Artists Accepted to NOCCA are Pursuing Their Dreams

Akili scholars have been accepted to acclaimed New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA). Akili Academy believes in developing the skills of each individual scholar and addressing their needs academically, socially, and emotionally. Students’ talents are celebrated, and they have the opportunity to grow them through a robust academic program, outstanding teachers, and exceptional enrichment…
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 Akili Celebrates “Strong Roots” & “Strong Achievements”

Students from across Akili had a chance to learn from and engage in conversations with  numerous professionals who volunteered their time to discuss the paths they took to their careers. They shared challenges they encountered, skills they had to develop, and what inspires them to keep going. Akili principal Allison Lowe shared, “We saw our…
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Akili Scholars Selected to “Discover STEM Careers Day”

“Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math,” aka: STEM, has become a buzzword in conversations about education, careers, and the future of our country as a global competitor in the world economy. It is the opinion of many people that America is lagging behind in STEM-specific skills, but Akili Academy is preparing its students to contribute to…
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