Faculty Focus: Meet the Dream Team!

At An Achievable Dream, we have an amazing group of faculty and staff who make The Dream a reality on a daily basis. We hope you enjoy getting to know them through this Faculty Focus series! Meet… Ms. Belinda Flucker Kindergarten Teacher, An Achievable Dream Academy Can you share what An Achievable Dream means to… Read more »

Big Dreamer, Little Dreamer

In 2014, we launched Seatack Elementary An Achievable Dream Academy in Virginia Beach with grades K-2. Each year, the program grows by one grade level. An exciting milestone awaits the first class, now in fifth grade: they will be the first class to graduate from An Achievable Dream in Virginia Beach in 2025. To celebrate… Read more »

News Release – An Achievable Dream Celebrates 25 Years

          FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 25, 2017 CONTACT: Julie Cruit Angilly Vice President, Development and Communications An Achievable Dream (757) 599-9472 Office (415) 415-845-1171 Cell jangilly@achievabledream.org www.achievabledream.org An Achievable Dream Celebrates 25 Years Annual Tennis Ball gala to commemorate 25 years of success and student achievements Newport News, VA – What… Read more »

25th Annual Tennis Ball – November 18, 2017

25th Annual Tennis Ball Saturday, November 18th | 5:30 to 10:30 PM Hampton Roads Convention Center Featuring: Open Bar Silent Auction Dinner Live Auction Raffle to win a NEW CAR Special Program Honoring AAD’s Class of 2018 and Class Sponsors! Learn more and register here!    

Winter 2017 Achievements Newsletter

Click here to read the Winter 2017 Achievements, our quarterly newsletter. To join our mailing list for Achievements and event invitations, send your information via email to information@achievabledream.org. To receive the Power of the Dream, our monthly email newsletter, complete the form under Stay Connected at the bottom of our website homepage.

An Achievable Dream Announces Class of 2017 Sponsors

An Achievable Dream Announces Class of 2017 Sponsors Newport News, VA – An Achievable Dream (AAD) announced that Arthur and Jean Fass and Ferguson Enterprises are the co-sponsors of the Class of 2017 during their 24th Annual Tennis Ball gala on Saturday, November 19.  As class sponsors, they will provide annual merit scholarships for each… Read more »

Seatack/An Achievable Dream Student Introduces Governor Wilder

TiaMarie Hughes, a third grader at Seatack Elementary/An Achievable Dream Academy, introduced former Governor Douglas Wilder during his induction to the Virginia Legends Walk in Virginia Beach on Thursday, May 19, 2016. TiaMarie and more than 60 third grade students attended the event, which was held at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. The Virginia Legends Walk… Read more »

Classroom Panels Reinforce Character Traits 

Continuing a tradition begun at An Achievable Dream Middle and High School, classrooms and spaces at Seatack Elementary / An Achievable Dream Academy are named for character traits such as citizenship, hope, respect and responsibility. Classroom sponsors joined members of An Achievable Dream’s Virginia Beach Board of Directors on February 17 to dedicate classrooms and… Read more »

Sponsors, community support An Achievable Dream fundraiser

From the Daily Press, November 22, 2015 Around 800 people supported the cause of An Achievable Dream at the corporation’s 23rd annual Tennis Ball fundraiser Saturday night at the Hampton Roads Convention Center. Sponsors, donors and community members wined, dined and bid on auction items ranging from hotel packages to cars at the Hampton Roads… Read more »

An Achievable Dream’s Work Continues

From the Daily Press, November 21, 2015 The vision remains unchanged at An Achievable Dream Academy since the death of founder Walter Segaloff in August 2013. Students still get their uniforms checked by soldiers from Fort Eustis, recite banners that say things such as “I can go to college if I work hard” and are… Read more »

Fall 2015 Achievements Newsletter

Click here to read the Fall 2015 Achievements, our quarterly newsletter. To join our mailing list for Achievements and event invitations, send your information via email to information@achievabledream.org. To receive the Power of the Dream, our monthly email newsletter, complete the form under Stay Connected at the bottom of our website homepage.

An Achievable Dream Announces New Board Members

Newport News, VA, August 5, 2015 – An Achievable Dream (AAD) announces the appointment of six new members to its Newport News Boards of Directors. In partnership with Newport News Public Schools, AAD operates An Achievable Dream Academy (K – 5th grade) and An Achievable Dream Middle and High School (6th – 12th grade). “We… Read more »

Summer 2015 Achievements Newsletter

Catch up on the latest news from An Achievable Dream. Click here to read the Summer 2015 Achievements newsletter. To join our mailing list for Achievements and event invitations, send your information via email to information@AchievableDream.org. To receive the Power of the Dream, a monthly email newsletter, complete the form under Stay Connected on our website homepage.

An Evening of Dreams Excites

On Saturday, May 30, nearly 300 guests attended the first annual An Evening of Dreams, a cocktail party benefiting An Achievable Dream Virginia Beach, held at The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts. The evening was filled with great music, delicious food and cocktails, games and a few surprises. WTKR Anchors Barbara Ciara and Blaine… Read more »

An Achievable Dream Graduates Largest Class

An Achievable Dream’s Class of 2015 received their diplomas to rousing cheers of family and friends during a ceremony at CNU’s Ferguson Center for the Arts on Thursday, June 4. All members of the class, most of whom have been together since early elementary school, are going on to college, a trade school or the… Read more »

Seatack Elementary, An Achievable Dream Academy Wins Award

Seatack Elementary, An Achievable Dream Academy was given a “Virginia Beach Best All Around” Award from the Virginia Beach Youth Opportunities Office and Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation during the 37th Annual Virginia Beach’s Best All Around Awards ceremony on Saturday, May 2, 2015.  The awards were presented by Mayor Will Sessoms and keynote speaker,… Read more »

An Achievable Dream Raises More Than $6,000 during Give Local 757

During Give Local 757, a 24-hour fundraising event held May 5-6, 2015, An Achievable Dream raised more than $6,000 from 77 Donors; ranking #12 out of 160+ participating nonprofits. Held in conjunction with Give Local America and sponsored by the Peninsula, Suffolk and Southeast Virginia Community Foundations, the event encouraged online donations through the GiveLocal757.org website to… Read more »

An Achievable Dream and Give Local 757

An Achievable Dream is partnering with the Peninsula Community Foundation on Give Local 757, an exciting fundraising event where “everyone can be a philanthropist.” For 24 hours, beginning Tuesday, May 5th at noon online donations may be made to An Achievable Dream through the GiveLocal757.org website. Donations may also be made in person at any Langley… Read more »

Speakers Enhance Learning

Presentations by community leaders during the Morning Programs at An Achievable Dream Academy and An Achievable Dream Middle and High School enhance student experience and our character development program. A variety of topics are discussed, from careers to education, current events, healthy living and sports, among others. Middle school students are also getting involved, forming teams… Read more »

Winter 2015 Achievements

Catch up on the latest news from An Achievable Dream. Click here to read the Winter 2015 Achievements newsletter. To join our mailing list for Achievements and event mailings, send your information via email to information@achievabledream.org. To receive the Power of the Dream, a monthly email newsletter, scroll down and complete the form under Stay Connected.