Academic Program

At Hiawatha Academies, we believe in the unlimited potential of all scholars. We seek to create a K-12 school experience for scholars that empowers them with knowledge, character, and leadership skills. Our scholars will utilize these skills to navigate, interrogate, and ultimately transform our community. At Hiawatha Academies, we are committed to making our city and our world a more inclusive, equitable, and just place.
At Hiawatha Academies, we strive to create inclusive learning communities that are rigorous, joyful, and build student agency.  At Hiawatha Academies we believe a great school is one in which:

  1. Students have consistent access to rigorous, high-quality curriculum
  2. Teachers utilize engaging and demanding instructional practices
  3. Authentic literacy practices are embedded in all subject areas
  4. Students are motivated through effective school culture practices
  5. Multi-tiered support systems reach all learners

To learn more about each pillar of our academic strategy, click on the segments below.