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Rock Rapids, IA (March 25, 2015) - In the midst of his first professional supercross season, Alpha Omega Academy graduate Jordon Smith finished fourth at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Saturday, March 15.

Smith is a member of the GEICO Honda team competing in the 2015 Monster Energy Supercross. According to an interview with Arenacross, his lifelong dream of becoming a professional racer began when he was four years old and he started riding circles on a home-mowed track in his grandparents' field....
Rock Rapids, IA (February 4, 2015) - Sam Gesch, a Spanish and art teacher at Alpha Omega Academy, is hosting an art show this month at Exposure Gallery & Studios in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Gesch's exhibit will open to the public on Friday, February 6, in conjunction with First Friday, a downtown revival project in Sioux Falls that focuses on shopping, art, and entertainment. The online teacher's work is heavily influenced by growing up in the Amazon of Peru, where his parents were missionaries involved in Bible translation. His gallery features 40-50 pieces for sale, including original paintings, printed digital pieces, leather bracelets, and leather cell phone cases....
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Rock Rapids, Iowa (January 22, 2015) – Olympic gold medalist and Alpha Omega Academy graduate Sage Kotsenburg returns to competition this week during the Winter X Games, which runs from January 22-25 in Aspen, Colorado....
Rock Rapids, IA (December 2, 2014) - Alpha Omega Academy seventh grader, Kurt Hoshino, is gearing up to start his fifth season as a member of the United States of America Snowboard Association (USASA). His first event this year will take place on December 14 at Mammoth Mountain in California....
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Rock Rapids, IA (November 13, 2014) - Integrated Physics & Chemistry, a main science course for ninth grade students at Alpha Omega Academy, is now more interactive with the recent release of new projects, including the addition of new virtual labs....

Rock Rapids, IA (October 8, 2014) - Alpha Omega Academy is pleased to announce the release of four new courses for Ignitia online curriculum, with a fifth slated for release soon.

Ranging in topic from career and test preparation to physical education, the courses provide students with academic, life, and career skills to be used in high school, college, and beyond....
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Rock Rapids, IA (September 19, 2014) - According to the school's annual College Readiness Report from ACT, Alpha Omega Academy students surpassed both state and national averages on the ACT during the 2013-2014 school year.

Headquartered in Rock Rapids, Iowa, the online distance learning school for grades K-12 reported an average composite ACT score of 23.0, which exceeds the state of Iowa's average composite score by a full point and the national average by two full points....
Rock Rapids, IA (September 10, 2014) - Alpha Omega Academy, an online distance learning academy for grades K-12, is pleased to announce a new dual credit partnership with the University of Northwestern - St. Paul.

The program, known as Early College at the University of Northwestern, gives high school juniors and seniors a head start on their undergraduate degree by allowing them to enroll in online college courses at a discounted rate. Students who enroll in the program at the beginning of their junior year can earn up to two full years of college credit before ever setting foot on a college campus....
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Rock Rapids, IA (August 19, 2014) - Alpha Omega Academy, an online distance learning program for grades K-12, congratulates Assistant Principal Tim De Jong on his induction into the North American Fastpitch Association (NAFA) Hall of Fame last week in the Quad Cities.

De Jong played in eight NAFA World Series between 2002 and 2012. During his time with the Sioux Falls Sox, his team won the NAFA World Series AA Championship in 2007, and placed second and third in the same division in 2009 and 2010....
Rock Rapids, IA (August 13, 2014) - Alpha Omega Academy congratulates 2012 graduate Celeste Kellogg on joining the Allstar Nation Tour. Beginning in September, the country pop singer and former Radio Disney star will perform alongside other young musical artists on the three-month anti-bullying music tour.

Throughout the fall, the crew will visit more than 100 schools across the state of Texas to share their music, personal experience with bullying, and prevention tips....
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