John R. King Academic and Performing Arts Academy Blog

i-Ready, Set, and Go!

This is how the Mighty Titans do it! On Tuesday, the students in grades K-8 participated in an iReady Pep Rally. Principal Cook shared important information regarding test dates and discussed student expectations. The...

Recycle Champions

The students and staff at J.R. King enjoyed a visit with the Recycle Bee!  The students were engaged in a wonderful discussion about the importance of recycling.  The students also learned about the recycling process...

Mindset Mission!

The staff and students at J.R. King always look forward to The Ned Show!  Ned brings engaging story-telling and fun activities for the students.  Ned’s Mindset Mission was a success!   Ned explained the importance of...

Student Count Day

Principal Cook and the staff at John R. King Academic and Performing Arts Academy are about the business of student rising!

Detroit Red Wings School Assembly

The Detroit Red Wings School Assembly program is an interactive assembly designed to provide a positive message to students about the importance of education and a healthy lifestyle.   John R King students and teachers also had...

Spirit Week!

Show your School Spirit!  2/12/18 – 2/16/18 Monday:  Celebrity Look Alike Day – Dress like your favorite celebrity. Tuesday:  Twin Day – Wear a matching outfit with your BFF. Wednesday:  Red and White Day...

Boxing with HOB

Communities in Schools sponsored a wonderful middle school mentoring program for our students at the Hands on Boxing (HOB) facility.  This program offers conflict resolution, life skills, decision making, discipline, and the fundamentals of boxing.  Well done,...

Thank you!

Thank You for your investment in our children!  A sincere thank you to the members of the Operation CAN’d Aid Foundation for donating to our music program at John R. King Academic and Performing...

Free Throws For Families

Come visit the first annual FREE THROWS FOR FAMILIES Holiday Charity Fundraiser!  All proceeds go to help families in need over the holidays.