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children to play a friendly football match soon

Posted by George Ashie on September 17, 2012 at 5:00 PM

The STREET ACADEMY  children will play a football match with AlSYD ACADEMY . AlSYD  ACADEMY  is one of the high class private schools  in Ghana. Few weeks from now , the match will come on. We are hoping that the encounter between the two institutions   would turn up to  be  a yearly event to  help strengthen the relationship between the two institutions and also create a conducive  atmosphere for the children to socialize with each other and make ...

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A new academic year (2012/2013) has started

Posted by George Ashie on September 9, 2012 at 7:20 PM

The children are back from recess for a begining of a new academic year . 22 children have been sent to the formal school on sponsoship  at the begining of this academic year.However, the organization is still providing school supplies to the 22 children and other children who are already in the formal school on sponsorsship as donations come in .

The organization is also having its yearly enrolment exercise . The criteria for selecting

 

a child for enrolment ...

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Sponsorship of 22 children to the formal school .2012/2013 Academic year

Posted by Ataa Lartey on August 16, 2012 at 7:00 PM

The NGO is sending 22 children to the formal school at the begining of the next academy year which starts early september,2012. The placement list for these children has been released by the Ghana education service . The Ghana Education service supports us by placing  street children in schools   at the end of every year.  The 22 children went through extra tution or vacation classes during the summer vacation period. This exercise is not only to ensure that  the children ...

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AKOSIA /STREET ACADEMY SUMMER PROJECT

Posted by Ataa Lartey on August 9, 2012 at 5:35 PM

The summer project organized yearly by Akosia with childrenfrom the street academy is going on at the street academy.. The summer project gives the less fortunate children in our society the opportunity to learn film acting skills with  help from instructors who are volunteers from abroad . About forty children from the street academy are involved in this  summer Akosia project. Thi is a four week programme starting from the 6th of Ausust. The children are expected to produce two qu...

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A 13 year old deaf boy gets sponsorship to pursue education

Posted by George Ashie on May 11, 2012 at 5:10 PM

During the annual need-based assessment programme conducted at the

beginning of each academic year, the school identified one

thirteen-year old needy and deaf boy. This assessment exercise is a

tool by which management identifies really needy children for

consideration. The assessment team agreed to keep the boy in the

school for a while since they felt he would be better off staying in

the school rather than on the streets. This agreement was re...

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Event with JCI

Posted by Ataa Lartey on April 12, 2012 at 8:50 AM

The JCI (Junior Chamber International) Worldwide President is coming to Ghana, and will participate in two events with our children.  The first, on 12 April, 2012, will include Street Academy dancers performing traditional Ghanaian dances.  The second will be a football match with our children at the Street Academy grounds on 14 April, 2012.

New Partnership with ComputeReach

Posted by Ataa Lartey on April 12, 2012 at 8:45 AM

The Street Academy has started a new partnership with ComputeReach of Pittsburgh, PA, USA.  ComputeReach sends refurbished Apple and Linux computers loaded with educational software to nonprofits around the world.  At the end of March, ComputeReach sent us 5 Ubuntu linux laptops loaded with Edubuntu!  Already, our students are taking advantage of computer lessons, including a challenge to beat their computer teacher at typing speed by the end of the month.

 

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The children prepares for examination

Posted by george on April 11, 2012 at 12:40 AM

 The children will write examination from 15th april to 17th april 2012 .The children will write mathemtics , english language[ reading and writing] ,ICT ,Science and Creative arts,   However ,our  non-formal education  we give these special group  of children  is different from the institutionalised, chronologically graded and hierarchically structured nature of the formal education system. Teaching and learning are  very flexibly and slow to go according t...

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Street Academy programme for 2012

Posted by george ashie on January 26, 2012 at 6:25 AM

                                              These are the major programme line up for 2012

   PROGRAMME    / ACTIVITY        ...

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2011 Christmas party for children

Posted by Ataa Lartey on January 16, 2012 at 1:40 AM

Three different organizations /instution organized chrismas parties for the children of streetacademy .These are vodaphone, pro-design,and also the Global rivival ministry international church  on the 19th,21st and 24th of december respectively. 

The children had a good meal and also danced with members of some of these sponsors .The Director of street academy , Mr Ataa lartey thanked the sponsors for spending some time with the children during christmas.  In another deve...

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