Academic

Why Year-Round Reading is Important for Your Child

Not engaging in educational activities during the summer break can be a learning loss. Reading should be a summer activity as well as a school year one. Private schools in Orlando encourage your children to maintain their reading habits even when school’s out. Imagination There’s no feeling like getting wrapped up in a story. Your…


Ideas for the Science Fair

Don’t let the new year’s science fear stress your child out! We know science fairs can feel daunting and rushed. The private schools in Orlando have ideas that will help your child accomplish this major assignment at school. She can have a fun time with a creative, unique project. Magnetic Field Did you know you…


Prepare Your Child for Preschool

Is your child starting preschool in the fall? It’s never too early to get him prepared! Find out what you can work on together this summer to help him get ready for his first day of school. Help Around the House Teach your children that they are a part of a community and a family,…


Read Over the Summer

Summer vacation is right around the corner, and students are ready to relax, give their brain a break, and set their books aside; but they don’t have to set books aside to relax! If your child isn’t prone to choosing a novel over her favorite video game, these tips can help. Find out how you…


Get Ready For High School

High school might feel far away, but for your eighth grader, it’s right around the corner. Making the move from middle school to high school can feel scary! Start preparing your student for a successful transition now with these steps below. Set Goals Encourage your child to fantasize about his future and remind him that…


Early Childhood Spotlight

A child’s early years serve as a critical foundation for their growth. Annunciation Catholic Academy, a private school in Orlando — as well as several of our other preschool programs — uses the research-based Frog Street curriculum for our early childhood program to encourage active exploration. Using current research about childhood development, we plan the best…


The Break Balance: Rest and Study

Winter break is coming up fast, and when it comes to school holidays, there are often two types of students: those who play video games all day, every day, during their break, and those who burn themselves out by spending all of their time studying and not having any fun. Striking a balance is difficult,…


Why a Catholic Education?

By choosing a Catholic private school, you’re equipping your child with the tools for lifelong success! Thanks to the rigorous academic standards of private schools in Orlando school, many Catholic school grads have impressive resumes. Take a look at a few of the top benefits of a Catholic education. College Graduation Rates Catholic schools hold…


Could My Child Tutor?

If your child is hoping to give Christmas gifts to her friends, tutoring her peers might be a great way to earn the money to do so! Not only will having a part-time job teach her how to manage money and decide worthy ways to spend it, tutoring will show her how rewarding it is…


Messy Science Experiments

There’s one thing children love — messy games. And Florida’s year-round warmth is the perfect chance to turn their love for messy things into a love for science experiments and craft projects! Orange County private schools know that hands-on experimentation can be exactly what children need to retain concepts and embrace their creativity. Scented And…