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Foundation Collegiate Academy Celebrates Sixth Consecutive Year of Graduates Earning 100 Percent College Acceptance Rate

By Michelle Lawlor | June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Class of 2019 Sets School Record with $13.1M in Academic Scholarships and Grants TRENTON, NJ – On Wednesday, June 19 at 4 p.m., Foundation Collegiate Academy Charter School (FCA) celebrated the graduation ceremony of the Class of 2019 at The College of New Jersey’s Kendall Hall. This year’s ceremony marks the sixth consecutive year of…

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Celebrating BIG NEWS: There’s Still Time to Give!

By Michelle Lawlor | June 19, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Today we celebrate Graduation Day for our Foundation Collegiate Academy seniors, which makes this announcement all the more special. We are thrilled to share that the Friends of Foundation Academy has successfully REACHED THE INITIAL GOAL for the $19K for the Class of 2019 Matching Campaign, meaning a total of $38,000 will be set aside…

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Trenton’s Foundation Collegiate Academy Celebrates Graduates’ Bright Futures at Senior Signing Day Ceremony

By Michelle Lawlor | June 10, 2019 | 0 Comments
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TRENTON, NJ – On Friday, June 7 at 2 p.m., Foundation Collegiate Academy Charter School (FCA) hosted their Senior Signing Day ceremony. This celebratory event highlighted the graduating high school senior class as they proudly announced their selected colleges and career plans to their friends, family, and greater Trenton community. “Senior Signing Day is a…

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Career Day: Discovering a World of Options

By Michelle Lawlor | June 6, 2019 | 0 Comments
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On Friday, May 24, Foundation Academy’s Intermediate and Middle Schools co-hosted Career Day, a day of guest speakers visiting and talking with our scholars about a wide variety of possible career options. Each of our career experts spoke for approximately 45 minutes in a round-robin cycle, visiting different grade levels in their classrooms throughout the…

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Primary and Intermediate School Spring Concerts Amaze and Delight

By Michelle Lawlor | June 6, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Spring is finally upon us, and with it comes one of our favorite times of the year: Spring Concert season! Our scholars have been hard at work all Winter, preparing and rehearsing their vocal and instrumental performances in anticipation of Spring. On May 22, our Primary School kicked off the concert season. Lead by Primary…

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FA on TV: Appearance on The ClassH-Room Game Show on Fox29 Philadelphia

By Michelle Lawlor | June 6, 2019 | 0 Comments
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On May 14, a group of our Foundation Collegiate Academy students and teachers appeared as contestants on The ClassH-Room, a Fox29 Philadelphia trivia-based game show where students and teachers from grades 7-12 compete against each other to see who knows the most! With a grand prize of $500 up for grabs, the competition was FIERCE.…

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Foundation Collegiate Academy Travel Club Visits China on Spring Break

By Michelle Lawlor | June 5, 2019 | 1 Comment
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Over the years, studies have consistently shown that international travel and study abroad have a multitude of positive benefits for students. According to a survey conducted by the Institute for the International Education of Students (IES) about the benefits of studying abroad: 97% of respondents felt the experience served as a stimulant for increased maturity,…

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DOUBLE Your Gift for the Class of 2019!

By Michelle Lawlor | May 19, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Foundation Academies is pleased to announce the opening of our $19K for the Class of 2019 Matching Campaign! Thanks to a group of anonymous donors, ALL new and increased gifts received between May 19 and June 19 will be MATCHED up to $19,000 in support of the Foundation Collegiate Academy Class of 2019. How will…

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Lorrie Weaver Receives 2019 RFK Urban Education Award

By Michelle Lawlor | May 9, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Congratulations to our very own Lorrie Weaver, Special Education Teacher, on her 2019 RFK Urban Education Award! Each year, in honor of Robert F. Kennedy’s legacy, and in partnership with Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, Schools That Can presents the annual Robert F. Kennedy Urban Education Awards to an individual school leader, teacher, and student…

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Foundation Collegiate Academy Named as a GreatSchools 2019 College Success Award Winner

By Michelle Lawlor | May 7, 2019 | 2 Comments
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TRENTON, NJ – Foundation Collegiate Academy, the high school within Foundation Academies, Trenton’s largest and top-performing K-12 charter school, has been named as a GreatSchools 2019 College Success Award recipient. The GreatSchools 2019 College Success Award recognizes public high schools that ensure their students are prepared for college, enroll in college, and succeed once they…

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