K-8 Community School of Choice
Youngstown Academy of Excellence offers K-8 students a high quality, data driven education.
Our school is located on the east side of Youngstown, Ohio, right off Oak Street and minutes from Youngstown State University. Free transportation is provided for students who live further than one mile from the school.
Youngstown Academy of Excellence is authorized by the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) and managed by Accel Schools, an established network of more than 40 charter schools located throughout the United States. All staff at Youngstown Academy of Excellence are certified and meet the Highly Qualified Teacher requirements set out by ODE.
Accredited by AdvancED
Higher than that of Youngstown City Schools
Gap Closing Component Grade
“I love being a part of the YAE family. The staff really cares about my child and keeps me informed along the way. I always feel welcome in the building and enjoy the opportunities to be involved. I would encourage any family to come check out the school.”
Events for Prospective Families
Discover what makes us different from other schools. We invite you and your family to meet our teachers and staff and learn more about our school culture and curriculum.
Open Tour Times
School Year: Monday – Friday | 9 AM – 4 PM
Summer: Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri | 10 AM – 12 PM
Wednesday | 4 PM – 6 PM
Call to schedule an appointment: (330) 746-3970