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About Sankofa International Academy

Sankofa is a private independent program which serves children in grades 1 through 8. Our students have diverse backgrounds and they are taught their history and culture as a foundation for developing positive self images, high moral standards and effective leadership skills.

Update to first week of Veggie Lunch

Friday will be the conclusion of our first week since we introduced vegetarian lunches at Sankofa International Academy.  Needless to say it was a success!!!  First, my sincere gratitude to Babatunde who always has a friendly word to say to … Continue reading

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Dinner Conversation

Dinner is usually a time of catching up with the kids. Sometimes there maybe no speaking because parents are trying to get the next day affairs in order in our mind and kids just have nothing to say. But recently … Continue reading

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School Lunch Starts at Sankofa International Academy

This Monday, December 5, 2011 is the first week of Calabash Vegetarian Kitchen supplying SIA with school lunch. I will use this blog to track Zack’s responses to the menu and the ease with how the food is supplied to … Continue reading

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There will more to report about our discussed fundraising efforts as we have discussed many different options to help our school.  But as a concerned parent before the Parents Association Meeting, I had signed the school up for a recycling … Continue reading

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It really takes a village….

October 18 was the second PTA meeting at Sankofa. It was a very productive and constructive meeting! It’s always very wonderful to see parents active in their children’s lives…and Sankofa has some very active parents. Below are some of the … Continue reading

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The Cat Is Out of the Bag

Oct. 4 was the first Parent Meeting of the school year.  We had a good turn out. The energy was positive and I believe that we all came out with one purpose : to do what is best for the … Continue reading

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Parents Meeting today Oct 4, 2011 bet 6-8

Yes I am very late and my apologies to all that are reading this blog.Today we are having our first Parent’s Meeting. I cant wait to see all the new faces and old faces. I am excited to hear what … Continue reading

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