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Life Academy

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

McLane Job Shadowing Results in Fulltime Employment

Monarch’s 2015 graduates had a truly remarkable Job Shadowing experience with McLane Company, Inc. Seven of our 2015 Seniors got a behind the scenes view of one of largest grocery store supplier in the US.


Novice and Apprentice Summer Program

Friday, June 28, 2013

Novice and Apprentice Summer Program

Students in Chrysalis Program Share the Lasting Gift of Community Service

Friday, February 7, 2014

In December of 2013, the Chrysalis Program students participated in two very special holiday community service projects.

Life Academy Expands Business Role to Help Students Grow in their Relationship to the World of Work

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Please welcome our new staff to the Life Academy! Jenna Halseth, LMSW; Karen Porter, M.Ed. and Samantha Sanchez, B.S., join the Life Academy as Professional Business Educators with special education and business experience.                    

Artist Khalid

Monday, November 17, 2014

The Monarch Institute Hosts the Official Opening Celebration of the First Solo Exhibition by Artist Khalid

The Monarch Institute presents an Opening Celebration of the first solo exhibition by artist Khalid Friday, November 14, 5pm-7pm.

Volunteer Houston’s ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Internship

Friday, July 10, 2015

College Student has Valuable Experience
as Summer Intern at The Monarch School

Challenger and Voyager Summer Program

Friday, June 28, 2013

Our summer program began on June 10, 2013. Fifty Challenger and Voyager students are participating in Summer Program 2013. In our Challenger program we are focusing on how “We are Living in a Four Core Goal World”, and are exploring “How They Did That?” in Mayan times, too. Come visit the Tulum Room and the Copan Room each morning!

Monarch Summer Program Newsletter for the Challengers produced in the morning sessions.

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Monarch Voyagers Continue School at HCC

Friday, February 7, 2014

Seven students in the Voyager Program at The Monarch School, are currently enrolled in Houston Community College.

Recently, the students attended an orientation briefing and registered for their classes at the HCCS Spring Branch campus.

Monarch’s Patrick Waters’ article "Project-Based Learning

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Monarch’s Patrick Waters article "Project-Based Learning Through a Maker's Lens" featured in two prominent online publications.