Atlanta, April 25, 2022: After a three-year process, Centennial Academy has been recommended for Cognia STEAM Certification.
"We are beyond grateful," stated Summer Blackmon (pictured above), STEAM Specialist at Centennial Academy. "It has been a long road toward STEAM certification, but our team persevered through the pandemic, as well as through a host of other challenges. This accomplishment, which is the result of our educators and key stakeholders working together, is truly a win for our school and our community!"
Centennial Academy, a K-8 charter school in downtown Atlanta, is primarily focused on STEAM-integration, Project-Based Learning, and Social Emotional Learning. The school began the process of becoming Cognia STEAM Certified in 2019 under the leadership of Blackmon, Head of School, Tequila Lamar, and Associate Head of School, Stephanie Hodges.
Centennial Academy is a conversion charter school in the heart of downtown Atlanta, educating scholars in Kindergarten through 8th grade. The school's mission is to provide educational equity through a rigorous STEAM curriculum to all of its scholars.
As a community school, Centennial Academy readily extends beyond its campus borders in strong partnerships with institutions of early and higher learning, industry, and social services. Centennial Academy scholars and educators are envisioned as high achievers, critical thinkers, lifelong learners, and ethical leaders in a global society.
To learn more, visit www.centennialacademycharter.org.