Big news! We are the Texas recipient for the 2023 STEM microgrant from Mars Initiative Their program is focused on funding projects that bring outer space into the classroom and inspire the next generation of explorers! We are looking forward to purchasing our first school reflecting telescope. We have a telescope in mind, but if you want to help us purchase a nicer one, click below.
We've moved to a new location. It feels incredible growing out of one space and growing into another! We have big plans for our new space. Our new address is 828 Lakeview Blvd. Conveniently located close to Historic Gruene and River Rd.
Starting the week of January 3, 2024, we will be offering a Tuesday/Thursday program to provide more flexibility for your diverse educational needs.
Searching for a private, alternative high school option for your child's education? Our micro-high school is now open for enrollment for the 2023/24 school year! We are accepting applications for grades 9-12. We may consider middle school grade 7 & 8 on a case by case basis. Please find our enrollment form here:
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We have submitted all of the appropriate documents and have now been awarded 501(c)(3) non-profit status! Your donations to Spyrja are now tax-deductible!
On August 31st, 2023 we had our official ribbon cutting ceremony with the New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce. We are so grateful to the family, friends and community partners that were in attendance. Looking forward to serving this community!
Follow along as we share our school happenings in "The Valkyrie Volume" You'll get a glimpse into what it's like to study in a smaller setting. We have lots of adventures planned.
If you can lead a club, help monitor, or even teach an Enrichment class, we'd love to have you! Email Jourdan directly with your idea!
Spyrja Academy has been awarded a $10,000 grant from Vela Education Fund. They support thousands of independent operators who facilitate learning outside the traditional bounds of ‘school.’ Thank you Vela! https://velaedfund.org/grants/
Spyrja Academy has hit the radio waves. We're making a podcast! These first few episodes will be recorded by Founder Jourdan Simmang with the intention that our Valkyries take over production and publishing. Stay tuned for student-created content!