Student Spotlight: Bosco Nzabara

Student Spotlight: Bosco Nzabara

Meet Bosco! Bosco is a fourth grader and this is his first year as a student at The Nest Academy! He is the youngest out of four children and his family is from Uganda. Before coming to the Academy, Bosco says that school was mostly good, but here “everything is...
Staff Spotlight: Maiya Black-Keeling

Staff Spotlight: Maiya Black-Keeling

So excited to introduce to you our newest staff member, PE, Health and nutrition teacher…Maiya Black-Keeling. Maiya started with us as a volunteer last year, teaching PE two days a week on her lunch break and has now joined our staff!!! Maiya’s heart for kids,...
Student Spotlight: Lucy Nie

Student Spotlight: Lucy Nie

Meet Lucy Nie! This is Lucy’s first year at the Nest Academy and she is in the fourth grade! Lucy’s family is from Vietnam and she has two sisters and two brothers. Before coming to the Academy, Lucy says that she struggled to focus in school because her...
Student Spotlight: Justin Reyes

Student Spotlight: Justin Reyes

Meet Justin Reyes! He is an eighth grader from El Salvador and this is his first year at the Nest Academy! Justin learned about the Academy from some of his friends that he plays soccer with and he really wanted to come here! Justin says he struggled at his old school...
Student Spotlight: H’thin Rochom

Student Spotlight: H’thin Rochom

Meet H’thin Rochom! H’thin is originally from Vietnam and has lived in the United States for over 13 years! This is her second year at the Academy and also her SENIOR YEAR! H’thin says that what she loves most about going to school at the Academy is...
My Story: How I Got Involved at The Nest

My Story: How I Got Involved at The Nest

Hey there! My name is Connor Derrick and I am interning here at The Nest Academy for the fall semester! Throughout these next few months, I will be sharing my experiences with the Academy, as well as creating Student Spotlights on each of our Academy students! (Check...
Volunteer Spotlight: Mr. Dave Clark

Volunteer Spotlight: Mr. Dave Clark

Clearly God knew our need even before we asked…We prayed for a science professor and He sent us Dr. Dave Clark!!! Believing for the unseen is becoming more and more second nature as we SEE how much God blesses!!! What a blessing and privilege to have such an...
We have officially launched our NEW Nest!!!

We have officially launched our NEW Nest!!!

We have officially launched our NEW Nest!!! Our first day of our NEW school year! We want to bring you along our 2018-2019 journey. Excited for this NEW thing God is doing. Pray for us today as we enter into this new season full of His promises and seeking His...

Join us #GIVINGTUESDAYCLT

  One7 Academy is partnering with SHARE Charlotte, an organization that rallies around Charlotte-area nonprofits, for #GivingTuesdayCLT! The campaign starts tomorrow and runs through November 28. Our big goal is to raise $25,000 to run a classroom for a year....

Our First Field Trip – Total Being Yoga

This past Friday was our first field trip for the year. We were super excited that we had the opportunity to go to Total Being Yoga in Mint Hill, NC. It was such a cool way to spend a Friday afternoon. Total Being Yoga offers a place dedicated to cultivating peace,...