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Curriculum Night Tonight!

on Wed, 09/23/2015 - 14:45

Parents and guardians, please join us from 7:00 - 8:30pm for an opportunity to meet your student's teachers and course expectations. 

New Roots Fall Open House

on Thu, 09/17/2015 - 14:07

The school year is off to a great start at New Roots! During our first week students have been immersed in an interdisciplinary course designed as an intensive learning experience that meets the Education for Sustainability (EfS) standard that builds student’s sense of belonging and connectedness to their community. In workshops and field trips students are recognizing and valuing the interrelationships between the social, economic, ecological and architectural history of the region we live in while making important connections to their role in contributing to its continuous health.



Gospel Choir Information Meeting

on Mon, 09/14/2015 - 14:40

Gospel Choir Information Meeting

Tuesday, September 15th from 4:00 - 4:30pm in the Music Room

All students interested in singing with the choir should attend this important meeting. If you cannot attend please contact music teacher, David Ferreira at:

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All Family Orientation *TONIGHT*

on Tue, 09/08/2015 - 18:32

Picture Day: Sept. 21st

on Tue, 09/08/2015 - 13:52

Important Picture Day Information 

New Roots Charter School
Picture Day is Monday, September 21 
Picture Day ID: WL015088Q0

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Meet Our Artist-in-Residence, Todd Ayoung

on Tue, 08/25/2015 - 13:10

Meet our Artist-in-Residence, Todd Ayoung. In the past he has taught Art History, Critical Theory and Studio Art, at New York University, University of New Haven, Rochester University, Cooper Union, Lafayette College and The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen, Denmark. Todd has been with New Roots from the start and teaches Studio Art and Painting. In our art classes, students are provided a variety of materials and guidance. They are encouraged to come up with something they are interested in through both experimentation and observational skills. 

New Roots Introduces a Sustainable Agriculture & Food Certificate Program

on Mon, 08/24/2015 - 20:44

The New Roots Sustainable Agriculture & Food Certificate program provides in-depth knowledge of social, scientific, and cultural factors about how we bring food to our table.

Through internships, electives, special projects, and events, students will learn skills that few other schools in the country currently offer high school students. Students will also have a range of culinary arts experiences focusing on the connections between the farm, the food, and the table.

Required electives include Café, Culinary Arts, Foodshed Studies, Sustainable Entrepreneurship, and Ecological Design.

New Roots Student Art: First Friday Gallery Night

on Thu, 08/20/2015 - 20:20

Be sure to check out New Roots student art at our Elevator Music & Art Gallery at the First Friday Gallery Night, September 4th! Specific First Friday Gallery Night information at:

New Roots Summer 2015 Newsletter

on Thu, 08/20/2015 - 19:32

Click the above image to view the full Summer 2015 Newsletter!