Gift of Knowledge Academy

Gift of Knowledge Academy

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“We are passionate about eradicating illiteracy, decreasing the dropout rate, bridging the literacy gap, and helping to build the self-esteem and self-confidence of beginning readers and learners.”

Perspective via Deborah Watkins, founder of Gift of Knowledge Academy
In 2019, Gift of Knowledge Academy, a private school in North Carolina, celebrated National School Choice W**d for the second time, and now they are all set to celebrate again during National School Choice Week 2020!
How do you celebrate?
OGMBC 2018 Business Expo
Great article about the school!
" NO " child should be left behind!
Are you all still accepting applications for your school. If so I have a 2nd grader and I am interested in learning more about your facility.
Part Time Teachers Needed!
Only accepting 5 First Grade and 10 Kindergarten Students! Enroll Now!

Gift of Knowledge Academy is an independent, 501(c)(3) nonprofit K-2 school.

The Gift of Knowledge Academy is an independent, 501(c)(3) nonprofit K-2 school serving low-income families in the East Durham community. We believe that every child should be given the opportunity to reach their full potential and that begins with providing them with a firm foundation in literacy and math. We will have small class sizes – a 10 to 1 student/teacher ratio and we will use research-b

Operating as usual

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 10/31/2023

Happy Halloween!

10/28/2023

We had fun yesterday making our Halloween Puppets!

10/20/2023

Our former graduate, Sara, joined us for arts and crafts today!

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 10/19/2023

Happy Birthday Dallas!

10/19/2023

I had a wonderful time at the Duke Volunteer Fair yesterday!

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 10/13/2023

Continuing our Seasons and Autumn theme, here is our arts and crafts for this week. We popped another bag of popcorn to eat.

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 10/12/2023

We thank Duke Surplus for providing us with a huge file cabinet to keep all of our snacks and paper products, and our parent, Donald Evans, for paying a locksmith to create keys for it. We also thank Paster Gregory Webb, Dr. Stephen Loney, Charles Barbee, Sharon Barbry, Daniel Ivey, Micheal Hurst, and board member, Minister Chris Barbee, for our brand new refrigerator.

10/06/2023

It's Autumn!

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 10/02/2023

We thank JBrenda Taylor for her many donations to our school!

09/30/2023

We made hot air balloons in arts and crafts today.

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 09/21/2023

We thank Toni Monroe for providing lunch for us today from Cookout. We had corndogs and french fries. She also provided us with a lot of snacks! Thanks so much!

09/15/2023

We celebrated a birthday yesterday. Happy 5th birthday Dakotah!

09/12/2023

We thank Tim and Sons Landscaping and Catering Company for providing lunch for us today. We had hot dogs and tater tots. Yum!

09/12/2023

Intersession/Track Out Boost! Pass the word!

09/11/2023

We thank Home Plate Restaurant for providing lunch every Monday! Today we had chicken salad and crackers for lunch. Yum!

09/09/2023

Arts and crafts this week. We are Bookworms!

09/08/2023

We thank London’s Soul Food Kitchen for providing lunch every Thursday! Today we had spaghetti for lunch. Yum!

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 09/06/2023

We thank Chick-fil-A in Brier Creek for providing nuggets and fruit cups every Wednesday!

09/01/2023

We thank Domino’s Pizza on Hwy 98 for providing our free pizza!

08/29/2023

We created picture frames for our first day of school pictures.

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 08/28/2023

First day of school! We are the Bookworms!

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 08/22/2023

Had a great Open House yesterday! Classrooms all set up and prepared with school supplies for all of our students. Unfortunately, we forgot to take pictures once we got started. Next time we need to designate someone to take pictures.🙂

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 08/14/2023

Back-to-School Community Day at Greater Emmanuel Temple of Grace, Saturday, 8/12.
Welcome our newest board member, Chris Barbee. Thanks to him and our volunteers!

08/14/2023

Now Enrolling!

Gift of Knowledge Academy Gift of Knowledge Academy is an independent, 501(c)(3) nonprofit K-2 school.

08/02/2023

Now Enrolling!

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 07/30/2023

We had fun providing arts and crafts for the kids at the Faith Community Block Party today!

07/28/2023

Arts and Crafts at Brightleaf at the Park
by Gift of Knowledge Academy – our giveback to the community

07/28/2023

Jahmir is doing so well in our Kindergarten Readiness Tutoring class!

07/27/2023

Thanks again to our neighbor, Linda Brown, on Nextdoor for the Amazon gift card she gave to Dallas. Here are the books Dallas selected.

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 07/23/2023

We had a great time yesterday at the Book Harvest Summer Block Party!

07/03/2023

Demo Video – Kindergarten Readiness Tutoring Program
Here is a short 5-minute demo video of what parents can expect their child to receive when they sign up for the Kindergarten Readiness Tutoring Program. Tutoring starts Monday, 7/10/23.

06/28/2023

Look at what Coach Vidalis donated to our school, Homeball360! This is a game he created. Thank you so much Coach! The kids are going to love playing it! https://homeball360.com/
For kids and the ‘kid at heart’

06/23/2023

The location for the tutoring will be at Orange Grove Missionary Baptist Church.

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 06/19/2023

We provided Arts and Crafts for the West End Juneteenth Event today.

06/18/2023

We didn't forget about Father's Day! Before the last day of school, we created these.

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 06/15/2023

We are so proud of Dallas! He just completed his kindergarten year, and he is already reading on a first grade middle of the year level! Way to go Dallas!

06/12/2023

If you know of a parent with a rising kindergarten student, please share this information.

Photos from Gift of Knowledge Academy's post 06/07/2023

Our last Arts and Crafts project for the school year. We are ready for Summer!

05/31/2023

Our Arts and Crafts this week

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2722 E Main Street
Durham, NC
27703
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