Alix Shaver

Staff Spotlight: Alix Shaver
Jul 12, 2021

This past year, with the help of my grade level team, I focused on implementing activities that allowed students to have their voices heard. We did ma...

Brittany Hendricks

Staff Spotlight: Brittany Hendricks
Jun 16, 2021

I think "learning together" means always working to understand and learn from others. For example, during the past year, I had to adjust to online tea...

Academy Author Visits

Four Award-Winning Children’s Authors and Illustrators Visit with the Academy
Jun 9, 2021

Four award-winning children's authors, Kwame Alexander, Stacy McAnulty, Meg Medina, and Lauren Castillo, visited virtually with Appalachian State Univ...

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Advisory Board Meeting Announcement - June 3, 2021
May 24, 2021

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

Joseph Fewell

Staff Spotlight: Joseph Fewell
May 11, 2021

As an ELL teacher, I work to bridge the linguistic gap for the Academy’s EL students. I am also working to promote global awareness with my students...

Academy at Middle Fork Student Teachers

Learning Together: Academy at Middle Fork Hosts Five Student Teachers Spring 2021
May 4, 2021

This past semester, the Academy at Middle Fork hosted five student teachers from Appalachian State University. These students teachers shared their ex...

Staff Spotlight: Hannah Cope
Apr 16, 2021

The Academy really focuses on relationships with our parents and families. This helps build a relationship of trust between the school and the surroun...

Allison Wright

Academy Hosts Social Work Intern
Apr 13, 2021

Allison Wright, a graduate student in Appalachian State University’s Beaver College of Health Sciences’ social work program, has discovered her pa...

Welcome Back

Academy at Middle Fork opens classrooms most days, continues connections with university virtually
Apr 6, 2021

With the option of in-person or virtual learning, most students at App State’s lab school have returned to classrooms four days a week.The Academy a...

Kwame Alexander

Poet Snaps and Author Claps: Award-winning Author and Poet, Kwame Alexander, Reads and Collaborates with the Anderson Reading Clinic Literacy-Cast
Mar 30, 2021

Derek Hernandez Evora, a fifth-grader at Appalachian State University’s Academy at Middle Fork began: “It’s time to get started!” Student...