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Barton set to reopen August 2021

Applications now open 

 

   Barton Academy for Advanced World Studies will reopen in August 2021, serving students in grades 6-9. Find out more about this exciting new school at the website: bartonexplorers.com

 

Students can apply for admission

Nov. 2 - Dec. 4, 2020

Click here for information. 

    Barton Academy was originally built in 1836 as Alabama's first public school. The school's doors will reopen to students in 2021as a model for 21st century learning with a focus on global studies and entrepreneurship, taught through a project-based approach. The Barton Academy for Advanced World Studies' innovative labs will prepare our students for their future through collaborative emerging technologies and STEM. Read an interview with the principal here

Barton Academy Foundation

reaches $14 million goal!
Renovation has begun on innovative new school

    Students will soon be learning and building memories again at Barton Academy. The Barton Academy Foundation (BAF) has reached its $14 million goal. Construction has started. Read the full story here.

Thank you, donors!

Find a full list of our donors here.

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Read our November 2020

Newsletter here.

Or download a pdf copy here.

Read our June 2020 Newsletter here.

Or download a pdf copy here.

Read our April 2020 Newsletter here.

Or download a pdf copy here.

 

Read our December 2019 Newsletter here. Or download a pdf copy here.

 

Read our October 2019 Newsletter here. Or download a pdf copy here.

"Barton Academy for Advanced World Studies is going to be a school like no other. … Barton’s location, history, and innovative curriculum will create unique educational opportunities for students.” 

                                                                      – Dr. Amanda Jones, principal

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