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A Green Space of Their Own

Something new is sprouting up at this high school — and it’s helping the whole community bloom. We interviewed the two head gardeners to find out how this collaborative project took root.

10 Apps to Spark Your Child’s Creativity

From movies and music to museums, Minecraft, and more — get your child’s creative juices flowing with these 10 free art-inspiring apps!

Why Teamwork Matters: A Parent’s Perspective

What happens when families, faculty, and communities join forces? This AOPS mom describes how teamwork transformed the way her children learn and serve.

Today in Class: Solve a Worldwide Crisis

What’s more difficult to manage — global issues or group work? Students at Holy Trinity School are learning how to handle both.

The State of PA vs. Your Favorite Novel: Mock Trials Bring Literature to Life

Nervous students. Fictional defendants. A real presiding judge. See how this program uses literature to fuel high-stakes courtroom showdowns.

PARENT’S GUIDE: How to Manage Your Child’s Screen Time at Home

Screen time can affect your child’s health, mood, and ability to learn. Use our guide to set healthy limits for your entire family.

A Promise to Our Students

At AOPS, we don’t just teach today’s students. We prepare tomorrow’s leaders. The Most Reverend Michael J. Fitzgerald explains our community-wide commitment to developing the whole student.

Ahead of the Curve – AOPS Students and the 2017 TerraNova Test

In 2017, AOPS students surpassed national testing averages as well as their own scores from previous years. Check out their results in our latest infographic!

The Meaning Behind Madrina: How AOPS is Engaging Hispanic Families

Welcoming our neighbors. Finding a common language. See how our Madrinas Ministry is going beyond Hispanic outreach.

Taking Lessons Outside, Rain or Shine

Assumption Academy has a new approach to immersive education: taking the classroom outdoors, rain or shine, every day. Here’s why (and how) teachers are getting students in touch with some very messy subject matter!