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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


2016-17 Dress Code

The 2016-2017 dress code is available here. Time to dress for success!
Posted on 7/25/2016

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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