Bledsoe Youth Academy in March 2021

By |2021-05-18T07:36:43-06:00March 17th, 2021|Categories: Bledsoe Youth Academy|

We were excited to host our first Family Day of the year this month! The day centered around youth and their loved ones getting to connect through music, food, and fun activities. Several local and out of state families attended this inaugural event to spend time with us and their youth! Families enjoyed being introduced to [...]

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Bledsoe Youth Academy in February 2021

By |2021-05-18T08:10:30-06:00February 17th, 2021|Categories: Bledsoe Youth Academy|

February was chalked full of activities. First, our youth studied Black History. They learned about the issues and how people were stolen from their homes and brought over to America. They also watched several movies about how the issue of slavery was bought to courts and that the President vetoed the first attempt to set the [...]

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Bledsoe Youth Academy in January 2021

By |2021-05-18T08:11:21-06:00January 17th, 2021|Categories: Bledsoe Youth Academy|

As a prelude to Black History Month here at Bledsoe Youth Academy we studied Martin Luther King Jr. for the month of January! During English the youth corrected a paragraph about Martin Luther King Jr.'s life, they also completed a reading comprehension assignment about his life and how he stood against racism and segregation. To emphasize [...]

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Bledsoe Youth Academy in August 2020

By |2020-10-01T13:21:06-06:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Bledsoe Youth Academy|

Bledsoe Youth Academy celebrated the 19th Amendment and women's right to vote. People like Susan B. Anthony and women’s suffrage were discussed. With the rise of COVID-19 in Sumner County, special attention was given to safety, security, social distancing, and health. The students were engaged in a meditation exercise, which was centered around music. We also [...]

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Bledsoe Youth Academy in July 2020

By |2020-10-02T07:14:26-06:00July 16th, 2020|Categories: Bledsoe Youth Academy|

Our students at Bledsoe Youth Academy had an eventful "Up All Night Celebration". Up All Night is designed with students in mind. A non-traditional school setting can sometimes be stressful. Therefore, the administration, in conjunction with all departments, wanted to encourage students with a fun and safe “night out”. Our students watched movies and the game [...]

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Bledsoe Youth Academy in June 2020

By |2020-10-02T07:15:35-06:00June 16th, 2020|Categories: Bledsoe Youth Academy|

At the end of May, Bledsoe Youth Academy celebrated Memorial Day with a cookout. The youth enjoyed the festivities, bringing in the unofficial first day of summer, and began attending classes the following week. The summer session started with new ideas and fresh minds.  Students were issued Chromebooks to complete their assignments. The youth were very [...]

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Bledsoe Youth Academy in May 2020

By |2020-10-02T09:29:22-06:00May 16th, 2020|Categories: Bledsoe Youth Academy|

Amid the pandemic, Bledsoe Youth Academy graduated their first student. The commencement address was given by Ms. Renee Maxwell. She urges the student to remember that the choices he makes from this point forward will shape the path he travels and the young man he will become.  Immediately following the ceremony, the school celebrated the student’s [...]

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