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Mini Yosef

Introducing Mini Yosef
Oct 14, 2020

On Wednesday, Oct. 7, Appalachian State's Academy at Middle Fork unveiled its new mascot, Mini Yosef. To celebrate, designer and creator Jim Fleri in ...

Matt Hamm

Staff Spotlight: Matt Hamm
Oct 13, 2020

Learning together, to me, means collaboration. Whether it is students collaborating with each other or teachers, teachers collaborating with each othe...

Allison Phelps

Staff Spotlight: Allison Phelps
Sep 14, 2020

In my opinion, learning together is working as a team, having each other's back, sharing ideas and always reassuring one another that we can make a di...

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Advisory Board Meeting Announcement
Aug 27, 2020

The Middle Fork Advisory Board of Appalachian State University will meet virtually. The meeting will be held according to the following...

Melanie Hicks-Lane

Staff Spotlight: Melanie Hicks-Lane
Aug 17, 2020

"Learning together" means that we each have a role to play and that our individual roles impact the overall success of our students. Melanie Hick...

Brent Macrow

Staff Spotlight: Brent Macrow
Jul 15, 2020

I feel like I am always "learning together" at the Academy. We do this in my classroom when I have the students participate in student-directed discus...

Alicia Kinzer

Staff Spotlight: Alicia Kinzer
Jun 4, 2020

Every day as a teacher, I'm teaching to the best of my ability to help prepare my students to live productively in any society.Alicia Kinzer, original...

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Advisory Board Meeting
May 26, 2020

The Middle Fork Advisory Board of Appalachian State University will meet virtually. The meeting will be held according to the following schedule:...

Kim Britt

Staff Spotlight: Kim Britt
May 12, 2020

Kim Britt, originally from Kernersville, North Carolina, earned a B.A. in science and birth-kindergarten education from Winston-Salem State University...

The Academy’s Zero Waste Program helps teachers and students increase their recycling efforts.

Green Team Keeps Growing
Apr 28, 2020

At the beginning of the 2019-20 academic year, the Appalachian State University Academy at Middle Fork’s Green Team received a $2,800 JustPax Fund (...