HOSA Students Lead Blood Care Drive On Campus

A+ Academy Secondary scholars involved in HOSA, a health science organization for future health professionals, held a blood drive on campus as part of their commitment to helping their local community hospitals. April Escalante, this year’s HOSA president, served as lead coordinator of this year’s blood drive. Other students who aided in the blood drive included student…

A+ Academy Elementary Holds Celebration in Honor of Their Volunteers

A+ Academy Elementary Holds Celebration in Honor of Their Volunteers   A major element in the success of a school is parental and family involvement. At A+ Academy Elementary, parents and families play a vital role in maintaining the culture, values, and structure of the school by serving as leaders in the PTO, planning and bringing…

Inspired Vision Secondary: Empowering Dallas Through Community Service

Inspired Vision Secondary: Empowering Dallas Through Community Service   Our scholars at Inspired Vision Secondary love to have fun, but they do not play around when it comes to giving back to the community.  (See: The Community Impact of the Life Skills Classes , or Impacting the Community ) At the North Texas Food Bank on April 18th,…

A+ Charter Schools | #FOUNDERSDAY2016

A+ Charter Schools were founded by Don and Karen Belknap in response to the growing needs of at-risk children living in the Pleasant Grove neighborhood of Dallas. The Belknaps recognized that Pleasant Grove was rampant with gang activity, illegal drug use, and criminal behavior, and Mrs. Belknap’s research indicated that the 75217 zip code had…