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St. Nicholas Academy Campus...

is situated on 9 acres and surrounded by an additional 23 acres. Cooper Creek is located beyond the woods and is full of wildlife and outdoor learning opportunities. The school building is circular with 16 classrooms plus a computer lab, library, science lab, art room, music room and space for 475 students. Support educators, intervention specialist, psychologist, tutor and speech therapist are located in the in the modular building. The entire campus is handicap accessible. The church is located in the center of the building, symbolizing the importance of a Christ-centered education.

Art Room

Fully equipped with materials for use in a variety of art media and has a pottery kiln.

Library

Fully automated. Accelerated reader. Classes visit weekly. Media Specialist holds Master Degree of Library Science.

Science Lab

Is well-equipped and available for experiments for all grades but is used primarily for the Jr. High students.

Computer Lab

The computer lab, classrooms and offices are networked and connected to the Internet. The entire school building and Activity Center are wireless. A portable laptop cart with laptops is available for student use.

All computers and servers were updated in the summer of 2009. Every classroom has a Smart board. Computer instruction is provided by a certified teacher. Age-appropriate software, including Microsoft Windows, PowerPoint, Excel and Office 2007, are integrated in and enhance the curriculum.

Cafeteria

Nutritious hot lunches are served daily in accordance with the Federal free and reduced lunch program. It is a fully equipped kitchen with gas stove and ovens. There is an exit to the courtyard through which the children then can exit to the playground.

Community Room

This room is used by both the parish and the school by small groups for a variety of activities and functions.

Courtyard

A dedicated Beautification Committee maintains the courtyard. Maintenance is also an excellent service opportunity. Plans are to purchase two picnic tables to make the space more usable for outdoor classroom activities and is used by both school and parish.

Activity Center

The Activity Center was built in 1999 and fully funded through a capital campaign. It is used for sports as well as community and school events such as Monte Carlo, Progressive Dinner, Fish Fry, Christmas programs, Grandparent’s Day, Talent Show, Catholic Schools week activities and other school programs and celebrations. There is a theater- quality sound system. In the Knight Room there is a flat screen TV. Please notice the fully equipped kitchen. There is access from the gym to the fields.

Parish Center

Parish Office is located in the multistory building near the Activity Center. Upstairs is used for storage. On the main floor is a meeting room as well as offices for the pastor, parish secretary, music director and business manager. On the lower level with the entrance in the back are two meeting rooms and a kitchen. Located next to the Parish center is a large garage storing festival equipment.

Playground

An age-appropriate playground is located across the parking lot. During recess cones are placed in the parking lot to provide a safe area for the kids to run and play. Additional playground equipment is available. Weather permitting, the students also use the field next to the Activity Center to play field sports at recess.

Sports Fields

Are located down the hill near the playground equipment and are used for a variety of sports, i.e. soccer, football.

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