Welcome to Youngstown Academy!

Youngstown Academy of Excellence is a tuition-free, community school serving grades K-8 in Youngstown, Ohio.

Top Reasons Families Choose Our School:

  1. Individualized learning on a safe, secure campus
  2. Nurturing environment staffed by highly qualified teachers
  3. Small class sizes providing integrated use of technology
  4. Well-rounded education featuring specialty subjects and after school tutoring program
  5. Family-oriented environment with a focus on character education
  6. Standards-based curriculum with regular analysis of student achievement data
  7. Extended learning time (day and year)

Upcoming Events

Live Animal Show

Join us for a live animal show by Outback Ray! Meet and hold real life geckos, turtles, snakes, doves, opossum, and large insects. Learn interesting facts about these animals and why people collect creatures in real life! The show starts at 5 PM and dinner will be provided before the show. Open to all K-8 […]

Family Carnival Night

Join us for this fun-filled family night of games, contests, prizes, food, and more!  Great fun for the entire family!  While attending, you can learn more about Youngstown Academy of Excellence, our school culture and curriculum, and what sets us apart from other schools.

Back to School BBQ

Join our community as we kick off the new school year.  Meet new friends and get to know our teachers and staff.  The whole family is invited for lunch at this Back to School Cook Out event.  Feel free to bring a friend!


Our school is part of ACCEL Schools, an established network of more than 25 charter schools located throughout the U.S. We serve more than 9,000 students nationwide. Learn more about ACCEL Schools.