Teaching Creativity and Innovation

The Étude Group is part of the Sheboygan Area School District and operates three charter schools: The Elementary School for the Arts and Academics (grades kindergarten to five). The Mosaic School (grades six to eight), and IDEAS Academy (grades nine to twelve). The Étude Group focuses on teaching students the content and skills necessary to be successful in a world that increasingly values creativity and innovation.

ESAA Elementary

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Learn more about ESAA

The Mosaic School

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Learn more about Mosaic

IDEAS Academy

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Learn more about IDEAS

The Étude Sessions

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Good Music + Good Cause


Original tiny Library takes shape for IDEAS garden

Our schools and garden would not be complete without the colorful intrigue of a Little Free Library. So senior Erik Tetschlag designed and is building one! Watch for this gem to sprout soon!

Read more about Original tiny Library takes shape for IDEAS garden.

Gallery News: May 1, 2015

Copy MosaicBlog SGGallery Feeling bored? I mean, board? When you stroll through the halls at IDEAS Academy and The Mosaic School you will see boards and be able to touch them, too. During a March artists collaboration with Sebura and Gartelmann at the JMKAC[sitetree_link,id=506], Mosaic students learned about visual aspects of original messages and designed their own signs using various sized panels. The signs speak in bold colors about safe, memorable, and peaceful places. Étude Studios Intern Erik Tetschlag has gathered these and fashioned them into wall decor and a sculpture to keep the students’ learning and messages visible to all.

Read more about Gallery News: May 1, 2015.

8th Graders visit UW-Sheboygan

A “Welcome Mosaic 8th Graders” sign greeted students as they entered a quiet Acuity Technology Center building at UW-Sheboygan on April 29 for a morning campus tour.

Read more about 8th Graders visit UW-Sheboygan.



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Memorial Day - No School
When: May 25 2015 - May 25 2015
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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IDEAS Exhibitions of Learning
When: May 26 2015 - May 26 2015
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Mosaic: 8th Grade Trip
When: May 27 2015 - May 27 2015
Time: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm