Eastern University Academy Charter School
About this school...
We are an institution that provides a holistic, college-integrated learning community. We foster student development and growth through exploration of unique, individualized study and discovery-based education that develops logical reasoning, critical thinking, and ultimately, purpose-driven global citizens.
Points of pride:
We empower students to pursue their passions in an early college learning environment while connecting their experience to the real world; opportunity for dual-credit attainment; Class of 2015 awarded nearly $2 million in scholarships and awards; award-winning CEO and principal (Black Male Engagement Award, 2013, and Steve Harvey Neighborhood Awards Best Community Leader finalist two years in a row)
Students can earn college credits through partnerships with Eastern University and Wilmington University
Other special academic offerings:
Passion projects that are centered around individualized learning plans for students; student internships related to their passion projects
Measures for positive, safe learning:
Use of Restorative Practices; deans, students, and climate staff work with parents, the community, and 39th Police District to ensure a safe environment
School Advisory Council; Academy Parents Group; student exhibition conferences each trimester
Arts activities and classes:
Vocal music classes or ensemble; theater instruction; school plays; visual arts instruction; literature
Basketball, Cross Country, Track & Field
Track & Field
32, K, R