K12 Academics Annual Report: 2016

Coming to K12 Academics in 2017

2016 Traffic: 2,430,650 Unique Visitors / 16,390,398 Unique Page Views / 55,914,239 Hits
Average Monthly Traffic: 202,554 Unique Visitors / 1,365,867 Unique Page Views / 4,659,520 Hits
December 2016: 208,418 Unique Visitors / 1,454,256 Unique Page Views / 3,433,446 Hits
November 2016: 219,169 Unique Visitors / 1,233,351 Unique Page Views / 3,554,488 Hits
October 2016: 254,127 Unique Visitors / 1,458,864 Unique Page Views / 4,060,902 Hits
September 2016:
183,617 Unique Visitors / 1,112,896 Unique Page Views / 4,164,627 Hits
August 2016: 207,239 Unique Visitors / 1,305,263 Unique Page Views / 6,453,800 Hits
July 2016: 201,209 Unique Visitors / 1,199,760 Unique Visitors / 3,970,106 Hits
June 2016: 167,265 Unique Visitors / 1,303,678 Unique Page Views / 10,850,121 Hits
May 2016: 202,231 Unique Visitors / 1,324,829 Unique Page Views / 4,586,152 Hits
April 2016: 232,666 Unique Visitors / 1,589,209 Unique Page Views / 4,905,589 Hits
March 2016: 200,765 Unique Visitors / 1,480,637 Unique Page Views / 3,546,417 Hits
February 2016: 175,492 Unique Visitors / 1,462,272 Unique Page Views / 3,331,598 Hits
January 2016:182,452 Unique Visitors / 1,465,383 Unique Page Views / 3,056,993 Hits

Social Media Traffic: 10,500 Pages Shared on K12academics.com via Social Media for the Year (As of December 2016) resulting in 555,800 Unique Visitors via direct Social Media Platforms.

New Lesson Plans: 3 Lesson Plans
Are you ready for the Real World?- Dominique Dolhon
Four Corner/ Six Goal Soccer- Patrick Connolly
Capture the Flag- Joe Macchi

New Resource Content:
Academic Dishonesty- Academic dishonesty or academic misconduct is any type of cheating that occurs in relation to a formal academic exercise.

Achievement Gap

Classroom Management- Classroom management is a term used by teachers to describe the process of ensuring that classroom lessons run smoothly despite disruptive behavior by students.

College Admissions

Educational Accreditation- Educational accreditation is a type of quality assurance process under which services and operations of educational institutions or programs are evaluated by an external body to determine if applicable standards are met. If standards are met, accredited status is granted by the appropriate agency.

Federal Education Legislations

High School Dropouts

School Meal Programs- School meal programs in the United States provide school meals free of charge, or at a government subsidized price, to the children of low income families. These free or subsidized meals have the potential to increase household food security, which can improve children's health and expand their educational opportunities.

Student Financial Aid

New Directories: 34 New Directories to K12 Academics
Amusement Parks- An amusement park or theme park is a group of entertainment attractions, rides, and other events in a location for the enjoyment of large numbers of people. Amusement parks have a fixed location, as opposed to traveling funfairs and traveling carnivals, and are more elaborate than simple city parks or playgrounds, usually providing attractions meant to cater specifically to certain age groups, as well as some that are aimed towards all ages. Theme parks, a specific type of amusement park, are usually much more intricately themed to a certain subject or group of subjects than normal amusement parks.

Autism Schools: A mental condition, present from early childhood, characterized by great difficulty in communicating and forming relationships with other people and in using language and abstract concepts.

Baptist Colleges: Baptist Colleges in the United States.

Baptist Schools- K-12 Baptist Schools in the United States.

Beauty Schools: Cosmetology, Barbering, Esthetics/Skin Care, Nail Technology, Teacher Training, Make-Up Artist Training, Electrology, Permanent Make Up, Continuing Education, Hair Design, Laser Training, Massage Therapy, Salon Management, Hair Braiding, Fashion Design, Electrolysis

Business Schools- A business school is a university-level institution that confers degrees in business administration or management. Such a school can also be known as school of management, school of business, school of business administration, or, colloquially, b-school or biz school. A business school teaches topics such as accounting, administration, strategy, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, human resource management, information systems, logistics, marketing, organizational psychology, organizational behavior, public relations, research methods and real estate among others.

Camp Rentals: Camps and Centers that rent or lease their facilities to groups for summer or "off-season" programs.

Classical Lutheran Schools: Classical Lutheran education can be deļ¬ned as the classical liberal arts with Lutheran catechesis. The liberal arts cultivate the student's mind and character with academic rigor, tools for learning, and formative content. Lutheran catechesis instructs and nurtures matters of the soul through the Holy Scriptures, the Lutheran confessions, and the liturgy and hymnody of the Church. With the Seven Liberal Arts, the three sciences: moral, natural and theological, and the Small Catechism's Six Chief Parts, classical Lutheran education prepares servant leaders for church and world.

Deaf Schools- Deaf education is education of students with a variety of hearing levels which addresses their differences and individual needs.

Dutch Schools: K-12 Dutch Schools in the United States

Dyslexia Schools- Nonpublic and State run Public Schools offering services for students with Reading Disorders.

Essential Schools: Schools characterized by personalization, democracy and equity, intellectual vitality and excellence, and graduates who experience success in all aspects of their lives: educational, professional, civic, and personal.

Film Schools: A film school is any educational institution dedicated to teaching aspects of filmmaking, including such subjects as film production, film theory, digital media production, and screenwriting.

Greek Orthodox Schools- K-12 Greek Orthodox Schools in U.S.

Hispanic Serving Institutes- Institution participating in a federal program designed to assist colleges or universities in the United States that attempt to assist first generation, majority low income Hispanic students..

Jewish Community Centers: A Jewish Community Center is a general recreational, social and fraternal organization serving the Jewish community in a number of cities. JCCs promote Jewish culture and heritage through holiday celebrations, Israel-related programming, and Jewish education. However, they are open to everyone in the community.

Journalism Schools: Journalism school is a school or department, usually part of an established university, where journalists are trained.

Land Grant Institutions: A land-grant university is an institution of higher education in the United States designated by a state to receive the benefits of the Morrill Acts of 1862 and 1890. The Morrill Acts funded educational institutions by granting federally controlled land to the states for them to sell, to raise funds, to establish and endow "land-grant" colleges. The mission of these institutions as set forth in the 1862 Act is to focus on the teaching of practical agriculture, science, military science and engineering as a response to the industrial revolution and changing social class.

LEAF Schools: LEAF Schools are engaged in environmental lessons and activities throughout the school year.

Lutheran Colleges: Lutheran Colleges in the U.S.

Medical Schools- A medical school is a tertiary educational institution--or part of such an institution--that teaches medicine, and awards a professional degree for physicians and surgeons. Such medical degrees include the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS, MBChB, BMBS), Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO). Many medical schools offer additional degrees, such as a Doctor of Philosophy, Master's degree, a physician assistant program, or other post-secondary education.

Nutrition Schools: Associates, Bachelors, masters, PhD, DrPH, DC, ND degrees for Nutrition, Dietetics, Food Science, Culinary, Exercise Science and Public Health.

Pharmacy Schools- Successful completion of an Accreditation Council for Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE)-accredited pharmacy program allows pharmacy students to sit for licensure examinations and become registered pharmacists (R.Ph.) through each state's respective subsidiary of the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP).

Playground Equipment: A playground, playpark, or play area is a place with a specific design to allow children to play there. It may be indoors but is typically outdoors. Modern playgrounds often have recreational equipment such as the seesaw, merry-go-round, swingset, slide, jungle gym, chin-up bars, sandbox, spring rider, trapeze rings, playhouses, and mazes, many of which help children develop physical coordination, strength, and flexibility, as well as providing recreation and enjoyment. Common in modern playgrounds are play structures that link many different pieces of equipment.

Presbyterian Schools- K-12 Presbyterian Schools in the U.S.

Reggio Emilia Schools: Reggio Emilia is an educational philosophy focused on preschool and primary education. The aim of this approach is teaching how to use these symbolic languages (eg., painting, sculpting, drama) in everyday life. The program is based on the principles of respect, responsibility, and community through exploration and discovery in a supportive and enriching environment based on the interests of the children through a self-guided curriculum.

Seventh-day Adventist Colleges: The Seventh-day Adventist educational system is the second-largest Christian school system in the world, after the Roman Catholic system. The church supports holistic education:"Mental, physical, social, and spiritual health, intellectual growth, and service to humanity form a core of values that are essential aspects of the Adventist education philosophy".

Ski Resorts- A ski resort is a resort developed for skiing, snowboarding, and other winter sports. It is more common for ski areas to exist well away from towns, and the term ski resort is used for a destination resort, often purpose-built and self-contained, where skiing is the main activity.

Sudbury Schools: A Sudbury school is for the K-12 age range where students have complete responsibility for their own education, and the school is run by direct democracy in which students and staff are equals. Students individually decide what to do with their time, and tend to learn as a by-product of ordinary experience rather than through coursework. There is no predetermined educational syllabus, prescriptive curriculum or standardized instruction. This is a form of democratic education. Daniel Greenberg, one of the founders of the original Sudbury Model school, writes that the two things that distinguish a Sudbury Model school are that everyone - adults and children - are treated equally and that there is no authority other than that granted by the consent of the governed. While each Sudbury Model school operates independently and determines their own policies and procedures, they share a common culture. The intended culture within a Sudbury school has been described with such words as freedom, trust, respect, responsibility and democracy.

Technical Colleges: Technical school is a general term used for a two-year college that provides mostly employment-preparation skills for trained labor, such as welding, culinary arts and office management.

Theaters: Theatre or theater is a collaborative form of fine art that uses live performers, typically actors, to present the experience of a real or imagined event before a live audience in a specific place, often a stage.

Theological Seminaries: A seminary, theological seminary, theological college or divinity school is an educational institution for educating students in theology, generally to prepare them for ordination as clergy or for other ministry.

Truck Driving Schools: A commercial driver's license is a driver's license required to operate large or heavy vehicles.

Waterparks- A water park is an amusement park that features water play areas, such as water slides, splash pads, spraygrounds (water playgrounds), lazy rivers, or other recreational bathing, swimming, and barefooting environments.

K12 Academics Affiliates:
Camp Invention: Created by the National Inventors Hall of Fame, Camp Invention is the only nationally recognized summer program focused on creativity, innovation, real-world problem solving and the spirit of invention.

Childrens Educational Services: Children's Educational Services is a non-profit educational company that owns and operates two models of small, K-12 private schools for students with special needs and low income families.

Feiner Supply- K12 Academics Feiner Supply to K12 Academics

Game Camp Nation- This summer, harness your child's passion for video games to fuel their future, strengthen self-confidence and forge new friendships! At Game Camp Nation, students ages 7-17 can learn to design video games, code, mod Minecraft, engineer music and sound effects, model 3D characters, and more!

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF PRIVATE SPECIAL EDUCATION CENTERS (NAPSEC): NAPSEC was founded in 1971. NAPSEC member programs provide educational therapeutic services to both publicly and privately placed individuals that are not able to be successfully educated in the regular education environment.

New Business: K12 Academics would like to welcome 931 New Businesses to our website (Not including renewals) for 2016. Our website has now totalled over 10,000 Schools, School Districts, Colleges, Universities, Programs, Camps, Centers, Exhibits, Programs, Businesses & Organizations advertising with us.

K12 Academics Renewals: 293 Businesses renewed to K12 Academics in 2016.

2016 Weekly Website Traffic:
Week of 12/25/16 (12/19/16-12/25/16): 46,566 Unique Visitors / 325,833 Unique Page Views / 617,834 Hits
Week of 12/18/16 (12/12/16-12/18/16): 50,660 Unique Visitors / 386,902 Unique Page Views / 900,873 Hits
Week of 12/11/16 (12/5/16-12/11/16): 50,650 Unique Visitors / 324,144 Unique Page Views / 802,969 Hits
Week of 12/4/16 (11/28/16-12/4/16): 48,596 Unique Visitors / 312,452 Unique Page Views / 755,062 Hits
Week of 11/27/16 (11/21/16-11/27/16): 50,849 Unique Visitors / 302,576 Unique Page Views / 746,929 Hits
Week of 11/20/16 (11/4/16-11/20/16): 56,903 Unique Visitors / 316,895 Unique Page Views / 903,873 Hits
Week of 11/13/16 (11/7/16-11/13/16): 50,689 Unique Visitors / 279,113 Unique Page Views / 853,508 Hits
Week of 11/6/16 (10/31/16-11/6/16): 43,586 Unique Visitors / 270,640 Unique Page Views / 821,167 Hits
Week of 10/30/16 (10/24/16-10/30/16): 64,810 Unique Visitors / 373,143 Unique Page Views / 930,146 Hits
Week of 10/23/16 (10/17/16-10/23/16): 57,585 Unique Visitors / 312,856 Unique Page Views / 922,755 Hits
Week of 10/16/16 (10/10/16-10/16/16): 59,787 Unique Visitors / 322,616 Unique Page Views / 986,435 Hits
Week of 10/9/16 (10/3/16-10/9/16): 50,677 Unique Visitors / 325,324 Unique Page Views / 888,906 Hits
Week of 10/2/16 (9/26/16-10/2/16): 51,781 Unique Visitors / 269,193 Unique Page Views / 866,243 Hits
Week of 9/25/16 (9/19/16-9/25/16): 45,860 Unique Visitors / 252,671 Unique Page Views / 1,029,542 Hits
Week of 9/18/16 (9/12/16-9/18/16): 43,971 Unique Visitors / 283,491 Unique Page Views / 833,886 Hits
Week of 9/11/16 (9/5/16-9/11/16): 39,995 Unique Visitors / 266,226 Unique Page Views / 797,257 Hits
Week of 9/4/16 (8/29/16-9/4/16): 33,107 Unique Visitors / 300,235 Unique Page Views / 1,634,726 Hits
Week of 8/28/16 (8/22/16-8/28/16): 43,159 Unique Visitors / 252,682 Unique Page Views / 1,565,997 Hits
Week of 8/21/16 (8/15/16-8/21/16): 46,559 Unique Visitors / 263,743 Unique Page Views / 1,814,249 Hits
Week of 8/14/16 (8/8/16-8/14/16): 42,167 Unique Visitors / 314,740 Unique Page Views / 1,365,56 Hits
Week of 8/7/16 (8/1/16-8/7/16): 50,294 Unique Visitors / 298,482 Unique Page Views / 918,032 Hits
Week of 7/31/16 (7/25/16-7/31/16): 47,656 Unique Visitors / 280,204 Unique Page Views / 1,040,129 Hits
Week of 7/24/16 (7/18/16-7/24/16): 50,783 Unique Visitors / 307,938 Unique Page Views / 798,855 Hits
Week of 7/17/16 (7/11/16-7/17/16): 45,148 Unique Visitors / 245,589 Unique Page Views / 876,900 Hits
Week of 7/10/16 (7/4/16-7/10/16): 36,896 Unique Visitors / 258,507 Unique Page Views / 959,654 Hits
Week of 7/3/16 (6/27/16-7/3/16): 38,447 Unique Visitors / 250,763 Unique Page Views / 981,541 Hits
Week of 6/26/16 (6/20/16-6/26/16): 43,271 Unique Visitors / 325,174 Unique Page Views / 2,463,598 Hits
Week of 6/19/16 (6/13/16-6/19/16): 36,746 Unique Visitors / 328,396 Unique Page Views / 4,227,479 Hits
Week of 6/12/16 (6/6/16-6/12/16): 37,245 Unique Visitors / 293,477 Unique Page Views / 2,400,879 Hits
Week of 6/5/16 (5/30/16-6/5/16): 38,712 Unique Visitors / 284,101 Unique Page Views / 1,473,704 Hits
Week of 5/29/16 (5/23/16-5/29/16): 43,356 Unique Visitors / 350,848 Unique Page Views / 1,480,153 Hits
Week of 5/22/16 (5/16/16-5/22/16): 44,582 Unique Visitors / 276,240 Unique Page Views / 892,521 Hits
Week of 5/15/16 (5/9/16-5/15/16): 48,163 Unique Visitors / 280,603 Unique Page Views / 991,988 Hits
Week of 5/8/16 (5/2/16-5/8/16): 48,888 Unique Visitors / 299,540 Unique Page Views / 719,688 Hits
Week of 5/1/16 (4/25/16-5/1/16): 68,786 Unique Visitors / 456,105 Unique Page Views / 1,528,411 Hits
Week of 4/24/16 (4/18/16-4/24/16): 54,041 Unique Visitors / 380,078 Unique Page Views / 1,616,930 Hits
Week of 4/17/16 (4/11/16-4/17/16): 47,556 Unique Visitors / 342,916 Unique Page Views / 816,517 Hits
Week of 4/10/16 (4/4/16-4/10/16): 50,775 Unique Visitors / 328,017 Unique Page Views / 781,737 Hits
Week of 4/3/16 (3/28-16/4/3/16): 51,099 Unique Visitors / 346,933 Unique Page Views / 742,563 Hits
Week of 3/27/16 (3/21/16-3/27/16): 45,819 Unique Visitors / 284,469 Unique Page Views / 602,783 Hits
Week of 3/20/16 (3/14/16-3/20/16): 32,880 Unique Visitors / 306,645 Unique Page Views / 746,251 Hits
Week of 3/13/16 (3/7/16-3/13/16): 38,829 Unique Visitors / 391,596 Unique Page Views / 839,466 Hits
Week of 3/6/16 (2/29/16-3/6/16): 42,722 Unique Visitors / 336,678 Unique Page Views / 993,622 Hits
Week of 2/28/16 (2/22/16-2/28/16): 45,672 Unique Visitors / 352,107 Unique Page Views / 831,678 Hits
Week of 2/21/16 (2/15/16-2/21/16): 44,132 Unique Visitors / 336,077 Unique Page Views / 755,438 Hits
Week of 2/14/16 (2/8/16-2/14/16): 42,732 Unique Visitors / 359,285 Unique Page Views / 771,883 Hits
Week of 2/7/16 (2/1/16-2/7/16): 38,219 Unique Visitors / 316,058 Unique Page Views / 855,615 Hits
Week of 1/31/16 (1/25/16-2/13/): 43,494 Unique Visitors / 312,781 Unique Page Views / 745,524 Hits
Week of 1/24/16 (1/18/16-1/24/16): 44,712 Unique Visitors / 330,876 Unique Page Views / 681,968 Hits
Week of 1/17/16 (1/11/16-1/17/16): 45,988 Unique Visitors / 342,004 Unique Page Views / 694,309 Hits
Week of 1/10/16 (1/4/16-1/10/16): 36,791 Unique Visitors / 331,794 Unique Page Views / 677,018 Hits
Week of 1/3/16 (12/28/15-1/3/16): 31,064 Unique Visitors / 329,285 Unique Page Views / 571,742 Hits

National/International Directories on K12 Academics: