How to Catch a Leprechaun

In honor of St. Patrick’s day, we want to revisit one of our favorite STEAM activities- how to catch a leprechaun according to the K-1 students! Happy Throwback Thursday.  

Spooky Science on Halloween

Halloween on a school day? No problem! Many teachers were spooked when they realized Halloween was on a Monday┬áthis year, but we decided to make the most of it! We invited our scientist friends at High Touch High Tech to visit our classrooms and bring some scary┬áscience with them. Students got to handle real animal […]

Introducing STEM!

We are SO excited to formally introduce STEM into our curriculum at Hess Academy. For those of you who don’t know, STEM is an acronym that stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. While STEM has been present in our science curriculum throughout the year, this will be the first year STEM learning gets its […]