Blyth-Templeton Academy is an experiential micro school on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. serving grades 9-12. BTA offers an academically rigorous college- and life-preparatory curriculum designed to foster intellectual curiosity through active learning and community exploration. The small-school design and small class sizes allow a genuinely student-centered environment that allows students to fall in love with learning and take an active part in their own education.
Have you taken any time this January to reflect back on 2018 and notice how things have grown or
Every school has traditions and customs that make it unique: a school song, an annual spirit week,
Place-based education is a learning model that emphasizes the incorporation of community resources
We recently received an email from an interested parent that opened with the following statement:
Our admissions interviews are a great way to see a student’s excitement and enthusiasm about
Blyth-Templeton Academy is an experiential micro school offering an academically rigorous college-preparatory curriculum designed to foster intellectual curiosity through active learning and community exploration.
What if the future of education was developed around the student and driven by the student?
This is the question we are always asking ourselves.
The time and energy of mainstream education can get tied up by standardized testing, complex reporting, and a one-size-fits-all approach in the classroom. Meanwhile, the needs of individual students fade to the background.
We are pioneering an educational model that genuinely puts students first and that emphasizes the skills that colleges and employers value. Our model does not offer an “alternative” education, it offers an education experience that will help your student fall in love with learning and take an active part in their own education.
Why not prepare students for successful, full lives starting in middle and high school?