Board minutes

Click on the link(s) below to access SOAR’s minutes from meetings of its Board of Directors.

January 8, 2016 Minutes

December 11, 2015 Minutes

November 13, 2015 Minutes

October 22, 2015 Extra Meeting Minutes

October 9, 2015 Minutes

September 11, 2015 Minutes

August 14, 2015 Minutes

July 10, 2015 Minutes

May 8, 2015 Minutes

April 10, 2015 Minutes

March 13, 2015 Minutes

February 13, 2015 Minutes

January 9, 2015 Minutes

December 12, 2014 Minutes

November 14, 2014 Minutes

October 10, 2014 Minutes

September 12, 2014 Minutes

August 8, 2014 Minutes

July 11, 2014 Minutes

May 6, 2014 Minutes

April 11, 2014 Minutes 

March 17, 2014 Minutes

February 14, 2014 Minutes

January 10, 2014 Minutes



Vigorous & Engaging Academic Instruction

Students engage in SOAR’s core academic classes – reading, writing, math, science and social studies –where we teach a healthy balance of content understandings (what is the work?) and process skills (how do I do the work?).  Each lesson starts with direct whole class teaching, and is followed by daily opportunities for assessment-driven, individualized teaching and learning experience.

Commitment to the Arts

All students participate in SOAR’s one of a kind, high-quality visual and performing arts enrichment program. Our extended day structure allows us to offer extended arts instruction, interspersed throughout the day, without sacrificing academic instructional time.

Social & Emotional Learning (SEL)

SEL is a process through which children develop fundamental emotional and social skills that help them be content, competent people who can have positive experiences in a shared community. The SEL “process” can take many forms for students. At SOAR, SEL means: