Announcing New K-8 School at N. Decatur Presbyterian Church
Announcing the opening of Hess Academy! Hess Academy is a private school which prepares students to attain the high level of intellectual and emotional well-being necessary to become adults who are confident, successful creators of their own lives. At Hess Academy children develop their natural desire for knowledge through experiential, integrated learning. Collaboration, independent thinking, and an authentic love for learning are valued and encouraged at Hess Academy.
The first day of classes is Sept. 4. Learn more at: www.hessacademy.com
Kristen Hess, PhD is founder and principal of Hess Academy, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the growth and development of children. Colleagues hail Kristen as a creative, child-focused educator who believes in nurturing each child’s strengths to facilitate deepening of their curiosity and love of learning. Parents continually recognize Kristen as one of those very special teachers who helps children soar because she intuitively understands the whole child, and uses rigorous academic training to effortlessly facilitate the child’s full self expression in the classroom.