Welcome to Youngstown Academy!

Youngstown Academy of Excellence is a tuition-free, community school serving grades K-8 in Youngstown, Ohio. Our school is managed by Mosaica Education, the #1 EMO in the state of Ohio based on academic results.

Top Reasons Families Choose Our School:

  1. Small Class Sizes
  2. Well-rounded education featuring specialty subjects
  3. Integrated technology
  4. Safe and secure, small school atmosphere (like a private school, but tuition-free!)
  5. Family-oriented environment teaching values through the Paragon™ Curriculum “Walking With Giants” program
  6. Individualized learning in partnership with parents (PSAP = Personalized Student Achievement Plan)
  7. Mosaica Education is an established charter school management organization with a global network of schools


Mosaica Education is a leading global education organization that manages K-12 schools and provides educational services around the world. Mosaica is the only US-based education organization serving preschool through high school students in public, private, charter and online education settings, in the United States and globally, that has also developed award-winning curriculum.

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Mosaica Education's Paragon™ curriculum combines the rigor of classical education with the relevance required by contemporary society. Students learn about character, ethics, empathy and self-esteem. Paragon™ looks to the past to prepare students to become the architects of tomorrow.