AXIS International Academy is a tuition-free public school for students in kindergarten through 5th grade, including home school enrichment. AXIS offers students a dynamic multi-layered curriculum that integrates Core Knowledge, Singapore Math, and other world content with skills and strategies embedded in the Colorado Academic Standards. At AXIS International Academy students learn in a 50/50 immersion model where 50% of their instructional time is spent in English and the other 50% is spent in a partner language (either Spanish, French, or Mandarin Chinese).
By advancing academic excellence, cross-cultural competence, multilingualism, and social-emotional and cognitive development, AXIS International Academy and AXIS International Preschool empowers children to lead choice-filled lives and be thriving citizens of character in their local and global community.
Language Learning Benefits
Cognitive Bilingual children develop superior attention, mental flexibility, and memory.
EconomicIncreases number of job opportunities and leads to higher salaries.
AcademicBilingual students do better on standardized tests in math, reading, and vocabulary.
SocialLanguage learners develop a more positive attitude towards others of different backgrounds.
HealthBilingualism is found to help delay the onset of cognitive decline.
Other BenefitsLanguage learning boosts self confidence and improves memory.
AXIS International Academy K-5 will operate on a 2-hour delayed start today, February 4th. BASE Camp will be open at 6:30am and school will begin at 10:00am. Bus pick up times will be delayed by 2 hours. If you have a preschooler at AXIS, the preschool is operating with normal hours.
Stay safe and warm!