• Student made Adirondack chairs for sale
    The Manual Industrial Technology Department is selling Adirondack style chairs that have been constructed by students. They are $75 each. A two seat version is  being sold for $125. All proceeds go to materials for future projects. These are perfect for the porch or patio! Please contact teacher Andrew Rice with any questions or ordering information at andrew.rice@psd150.org.
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  • Marching Rams!

    Marching Rams perform

    The Manual Marching Rams once again performed for Jamieson School’s annual homecoming parade on Thursday, September 25. This is the fifth consecutive year the Marching Rams have participated in this exciting event. This continuing tradition began with retired District 150 band director Grant Gillett.

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  •  Lifetouch Picture Day

    Lifetouch Picture Day

    Picture Day for grades 7-11 is October 2nd. Seniors will take pictures on October 16th. Flyers will be handed out to students within 10 days of these two picture days.

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  •  Health Career Students

    Health career students participate in Parent University

    Manual Academy health career students participated in the Parent University this month at Kellar School. Students provided childcare on the resource bus. They created lessons and activities to do with the children and played many games that were already provided on the resource bus. The goal of the career students is to provide quality aftercare by creating developmentally appropriate activities and lessons based off the knowledge and skills learned in class.

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  •  Mitch Coonradt

    Wingperson of the Month

    In an effort to model reinforcing positive behavior, the administration at Manual Academy initiated a monthly award for its faculty, the Wingperson of the Month. Manual's faculty watched a video about the interdependency of geese as they travel that highlighted the efficiency of working together, supporting one another, and sharing leadership. Each month the administration will entertain nominations regarding faculty who exemplify teamwork and selfless service to their colleagues. The inaugural winner of the award, and this month's Wingperson of the Month, is Mitch Coonradt.

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  • Manual Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

    September 15 through October 15 is Hispanic Heritage Month. Manual Academy’s Spanish teacher, Miss Christina Signore, and Library Media Specialist, Mrs. Peggy King have planned several fun and educational activities for the Spanish classes during the month long celebration.

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