“I hear and I forget, I see and I remember,
I do and I understand.”
Rich Fletcher moved to the Georgian Bay area in the early 1990’s after spending his first 4 years teaching Inuit children in Nunavut. Rich... Read Full Article
Dear Community Members,
On behalf of all of our students and staff I would like to invite you to Headwaters Academy for our first academic exhibition.
Students are eager to share their work from this past term. You... Read Full Article
“My son used to be the one crying because he didn’t want to go to school. Now he is upset when it is the weekend and he can’t go to school.” – Headwaters Parent
“If you’re good this weekend... Read Full Article
Headwaters Academy has enjoyed its first two full weeks of learning. Here is a sample of what our parents and supporters are already saying:
“I want to thank you so much for the opportunity for [our daughter]. She has... Read Full Article
These were our incredible volunteers working at Headwaters to finish our building and start our outdoor landscaping on sunny May 13th . It takes a community to build a school – our volunteers take this to heart!
Fran... Read Full Article
Headwaters Academy is pleased to announce that Shannon Foley has accepted a position on the Headwaters Academy Advisory Team.
Shannon joins the Headwaters Academy Advisory Team from the Red-Tailed Hawk Forest School which she founded and operates near Collingwood. ... Read Full Article
In two weeks my Grade 5 students here in Bermuda will host the 8th Annual What Matters Conference. This is a conference that my students started back in 2010 and it includes research projects by students on topics that matter... Read Full Article
Headwaters Academy’s website has had, from its inception, a main landing page with the quote “learning cannot be constrained by four walls”. We know, from experience, that children engaging with the world beyond our school boundaries will lead to higher... Read Full Article
Sustainable School Finance – A Post by Principal Brown
How money is spent in schools is an important topic. I might be far more animated when speaking of student achievement, innovative education programs, forward thinking assessment, and student-led entrepreneurship. ... Read Full Article