Santa Rosa Academy passes visual arts test with flying colors

Santa Rosa Academy passes visual arts test with flying colors

Victor Miller Special to Valley News The second annual Santa Rosa Academy “Visual Arts Exhibit” was held April 7 through April 21 as the Menifee charter school showcased artwork from over 300 elementary and high school students. The artistic mediums included crochet and sewing, graphic design, photography and traditional painting; they were displayed in a professional-like setting. […]

Santa Rosa Academy Art Exhibit set to open

Victor Miller Special to Valley News The Santa Rosa Academy, a public charter school located at the Menifee Town Center, is hosting a student art exhibit for two weeks in April. The second annual Santa Rosa Academy Student Art Exhibit showcases artwork from over 300 elementary and high school students. Their artwork celebrates students’ creativity, […]

Santa Rosa Academy displayed projects at the school’s annual STEM Expo

MENIFEE – Santa Rosa Academy held their annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths Expo Thursday, Feb. 16, at their newly constructed gymnasium. Santa Rosa Academy students demonstrated their STEM explorations, highlighting the high school physics class display using pendulums and harmonographs to display patterns in periodicity. High school biomedical students shared with visitors gel electrophoresis, […]

Santa Rosa Academy holds Little Rangers Holiday Drive with compassion project.

Santa Rosa Academy holds Little Rangers Holiday Drive with compassion project.

MENIFEE – Santa Rosa Academy elementary students held the Little Rangers Holiday Drive to collect food for two local shelters. During the month of November, the elementary students at Santa Rosa Academy participated in a collection drive to benefit the Path of Life Family Shelter and the Valley Restart Shelter. Santa Rosa Academy includes character […]

‘Meeting the needs of every student through inclusion’: California Charter School Association reports a Qualitative Study on Special Education

Stephanie Lai valleystaff@reedermedia.com California Charter School Association recently published a qualitative study regarding practices for special education in 10 selected schools. The report reviews the 10 charter schools and their innovative approaches behind their special education programs, implementation and policy arrangements that have improved outcomes for students with disabilities. Chosen by the directors in charge […]

California Docu Film Festival screens more than 30 documentaries

California Docu Film Festival screens more than 30 documentaries

The California Docu Film Festival in Menifee kicks off Dec. 5, and runs through Dec. 13. Documentary screenings start at 4 p.m. at Santa Rosa Academy and 6 p.m. at Mt. San Jacinto College. Last screenings are 7 p.m. and 9 p.m., respectively. Screenings are free to public. Special events throughout the festival include several […]

‘Meeting the needs of every student through inclusion’: California Charter School Association reports a Qualitative Study on Special Education

Stephanie Lai valleystaff@reedermedia.com California Charter School Association recently published a qualitative study regarding practices for special education in 10 selected schools. The report reviews the 10 charter schools and their innovative approaches behind their special education programs, implementation and policy arrangements that have improved outcomes for students with disabilities. Chosen by the directors in charge […]

Santa Rosa Academy announces grand opening of new gymnasium

MENIFEE – Santa Rosa Academy is proud to announce the grand opening or their new state of the art Gymnasium. The new gym enhances the school experience for the 1,600 TK-12 grade students. Work on the 33,300 square-foot gym began just over a year ago with the final touches being completed this month. The gym offers three […]

Menifee school, college campuses to host International DocuFilmFest

Plans to bring an international Docufilm Festival to Menifee that could bring an estimated 200,000 people, Hollywood actors and notable film studio executives to the city in December was announced last week at Menifee’s Santa Rosa Academy charter school. The joint announcement was made by Menifee Mayor Scott Mann, Roger Schultz, president of Mt. San […]