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Happy Board Appreciation Month!

Happy Board Appreciation Month

January 10, 2022
January not only marks the beginning of a new year, it also signifies a time to recognize and appreciate vital members of our school community! As we celebrate School Board Appreciation Month, now more than ever is a wonderful time…
Giving Tuesday: Easy Ways to Give Back to your School Community

Giving Tuesday: Easy Ways to Give Back to your School Community

November 30, 2021
Parents, teachers, and students alike all love the holiday season. This time of year is a great way for everyone to reflect and be encouraged by the potential and talent of all our students!  As we commemorate this Giving Tuesday,…
School decoration for our trunk or treat event

October in Review at Ivywood

October 25, 2021
October was a month full of fun and frights for us at Ivywood, and we held several events aimed at both educating and acknowledging our students and staff. We saw amazing turnouts on orchard trips, our own trick-or-treating events and…
students of all ages lined up for orientation

Ivywood’s First Week

September 14, 2021
We at Ivywood Classical Academy are excited to bring another amazing school experience to both our staff and our families. We are focused on bouncing back from what was a year of ups and downs due to the COVID-19 pandemic,…
Back to school tip, prepare early for the first day

Five Back to School Tips for the 2021-2022 School Year

August 20, 2021
It’s that time of year again for back-to-school season! We know this is a busy time for both parents and students alike, so we at Ivywood Classical Academy put together five tips to ensure a seamless transition from summer vacation…

Baby Goats

June 2, 2021
First, we had baby ducks and then this week our students were visited by Mrs. Fox with Missy and Moe, 6-day old baby goats from the Real Life Farm. The kids and staff loved getting to pet and feed them!…


June 2, 2021
In the Ivywood Art room all our students have been working with clay. The 3rd, 5th and 6th grader students have been busy creating pieces of art that are as unique as each one of them. The students are immensely…


June 2, 2021
The 6th grade students are starting to wrap up their first year of Latin class.  The class was recently discussing personal verb endings.  Mrs. Severs had the students doing a fun coloring assignment to help them practice a series of verb…

Dean of Students ~ Amanda McLaughlin

June 2, 2021
Ivywood will be adding a Dean of Students for the 2021/2022 school year. We would like to introduce our new Dean of Students, Amanda McLaughlin. Mrs. McLaughlin holds a Bachelor’s in Education from Eastern Michigan University and a Masters in…

Monte Cristo

June 2, 2021
Mr. Warchol has been taking advantage of this beautiful Michigan weather we have been having by taking his 6th grade students outside for Literature class. The students are reading the thrilling adventure, Monte Cristo. As the students read all about…