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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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

News

Building Community through Town Hall

As clusters of students and staff alike filter into the IDEAS Academy Drama Room, there is animated chatter that is only heightened by an air of anticipation. An advisory cohort gathers in a tight circle in the front of the room, heads bowed closely together to shield their secrets from the rest of the group. As the entirety of the school settles, a student steps ahead of the group and hollers:

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IDEAS Student Receives Honorable Mention

Screen Shot 2017 03 06 at 5.12.14 PM Hannah Staats, a senior at IDEAS Academy, was awarded with an honorable mention throughout the Midwest for her writing portfolio. She submitted a group of works compiled mostly of flash fiction, poetry, and some prose to the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.

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IDEAS Student To Be In Navy’s Nuclear Program

Screen Shot 2017 03 06 at 5.04.46 PM I spoke with Jeremy Sharp, a senior at IDEAS Academy who recently enlisted in the United States Navy’s Nuclear Program. Below, Sharp talks of his future plans, worries, and offers his advice to others hoping to follow a similar path.

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Events

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Mar
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MAKER Break | Open Studio at IDEAS/Mosaic
When: March 30 2017 - March 30 2017
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Apr
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Great World Text | Annual Student Conference (Issues and Ethics)
When: April 2 2017 - April 3 2017
Time: 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Apr
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School Reconvenes
When: April 3 2017 - April 3 2017
Time: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm