Experimenting with Summer Science

Our Mary Ford students are beating the heat this summer by staying engaged with academic enrichment and field trips! From a trip to the beach to a train ride to Kingstree, our students are not only learning about science this summer…they are experiencing it! We strive to implement science throughout the year in our schools […]

Adding Math into Your Summer Schedule

The Summer Slide. It sounds like fun, right? Unfortunately, this term refers to learning loss that students experience during the summer months. Statistics report that students can lose up to 2/3 of what they previously learned if they are not actively engaged in these gap months. Our Neighborhood students at Mary Ford are tackling the […]

Bridging the Opportunity Gap

The Ravenel Bridge is the quintessential Charleston landmark. Defining the Holy City’s skyline, this bridge represents a much deeper connection than simple transportation. We witnessed the bridge represent a new age of growth when it opened to the public in 2005. Each April, we see it represent symbols of athleticism as thousands embark on its […]