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    Reading Lists

    Below you'll find two resources for summer reading: a good summer reading list and the list of 2016/2017 Junior Book Award nominees so you can get an early start.

  • Mentor breakfast

    Mentor/Mentee Breakfast

    Mentors and mentees had an end-of-the-year celebratory breakfast, providing a final opportunity for mentors and mentees to chat during the 2015/2016 school year.

  • STEAM Graffiti

    Graffiti STEAM

    Eighth-grade students work on combining art, literature, and social studies.

  • Quits


    Students work to on slave quilts communicating the passage to freedom many slaves made in the Antebellum South.

  • Rube Goldberg

    Rube Goldberg

    Sixth grade students worked on a Rube Goldberg STEAM project.

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Welcome to the Hughes Academy web site. We are a STEAM school, which means, among other things, that this site is both student-centered and, more importantly, student-generated. Check back often for news and pictures from Hughes Academy.

Hughes Academy Events


Supply List

The start of the school year is nearing, and everyone is beginning to get ready! Here are supply lists to help you with that process.
Posted on 7/15/2016

Reading Lists

Looking for a good book to read? Here are two resources to help you!

  1. A Summer Reading List
  2. The 2016/2017 Junior Book Award nominees

Posted on 6/20/2016

Summer Hours

Hughes Academy is now on summer hours: 7:30-5:00 Monday through Thursday.
Posted on 6/13/2016

Summer Reading Bingo

Want a fun way to keep your reading gains you worked so hard for during the school year? Try playing the Hughes Academy Reading Bingo game over the summer. Students with a BINGO will win a prize; students with a BLACK OUT card will be eligible for a grand prize.

Get your bingo card here and enjoy a summer of reading!

Posted on 6/1/2016

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