Kristina Bellamy, Founder
Greetings and WELCOME to the historic launch of SOAR Academy, one of the first charter schools in Washington state history, and the first homegrown charter school in Tacoma!
I am both humbled and in awe of the warm welcome, excitement and energy that has been committed, by so many in the Tacoma community to make this a reality! I am proud to say that we at SOAR belong to, and serve, a community that is invested and committed to the education of our students. Among the most basic social justice issues of our time, I believe that access to quality education, is a shared value in our community; a value that transcends our differences and drives our collective thinking and practice to provide access to quality education for all students regardless of their personal circumstance. I come from a family that believes in service.
Service to others…Service to community…Service to Country….Read More