Acton Academy Fishers is a revolutionary learner driven school serving children ages 5-15 years old.
Acton Academy Fishers is one of the newest and most innovative school designs in the world. We are a 21st century school transforming education. Acton students are empowered to thrive in a world that needs independent, motivated thinkers and learners. We believe each of our students will find a calling to change the world through their unique gifts, passions and talents
What We Believe and the Hero’s Journey
We believe every child is a genius who has a special gift that can change the world in a profound way.
We believe children are capable and that learning to be and learning to do are more important than learning to know.
We believe in a closely connected family of lifelong learners.
We believe in economic, political, and religious freedoms for our children.
We believe every child pursues their own Hero’s Journey, in which they are called to be challenged and learn important lessons that will allow them to discover their unique gifts that can change the world in a profound way.
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Are You Frustrated With The Old, Traditional Educational Model That Teaches Students To Spit Out Facts And Pass State-Mandated Tests?
At Acton Academy Fishers, students learn in collaborative studios of multi-age learners. We hold deep Socractic discussions about history, heroes, and self-governance to develop critical thinking skills and the ability to speak and write. We have hands-on quests to solve real world problems. We create promises and covenants to form a tightly bound community. Our flexible approach challenges each student with their differentiated learning plan and inspires them through real-world projects.
Our mission is to inspire every child who enters our doors to find a calling to change the world.
Observe the opportunity for children to launch their very own startup business!
Kids develop a brand, create a product or service, build a marketing strategy, and then open for customers at our one-day marketplace.