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​​Emerson Academy is a free public charter school serving kindergarten through 8th grades. Our exceptional education means seats are filling fast, so apply today​!

Why Emerson Academy?

Founded on academic excellence, moral focus, parental partnership, and student responsibility, Emerson Academy is a school like no other – one that can lead to a lifetime of success. We set high standards, make expectations clear, and provide a safe and emotionally secure learning environment. In addition, we focus on real-world skills, problem solving, and how to be a good citizen. Our exceptional teachers meet students at their ability level and challenge them to go beyond. Our students also draft a social contract that reinforces their commitment to their school, their teacher, and each other.

"My child is excelling at Emerson academy. His education is catered to his abilities and he is able to work at an accelerated rate that fits his academic abilities. " - Emerson Academy Parent
Top Reasons Parents Send Their Children To Our School: *
1 School safety is a top priority.
2 Children receive individual attention and instruction.
3 The curriculum provides moral focus as well as academics.
* Based on actual 2013 surveys administered to parents of kids who were returning to Emerson Academy

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Emerson Academy2 hours ago
Today is the last day to play our Search-Learn-Win contest. We posted our last question on Wednesday, so be sure to visit today with your answer for a chance to win an iPad mini!
Emerson AcademyThu - Jul 31
Congratulations to Patricia P. from Keystone Academy for winning last week's drawing for the iPad mini! According to Patricia, "Keystone Academy has made a huge impact in my daughter's life and we truly appreciate the school’s commitment." Don’t forget to play our Search-Learn-Win contest today. We posted our last question yesterday, so time is running out. Visit with your answer for a chance to win an iPad mini!
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Please bring your entire family out for some free donuts and bagels while you learn about the best K-8 school in the area. We still have a few seats available and we will be delighted to provide you with personal one-on-one assistance to help you with the free application and enrollment process. This will also be a great opportunity to meet our outstanding Principal and to receive a personally guided tour of our entire campus.

Emerson Academy Hosts a Popsicles on the Playgroun Fun Day
Aug 06, 2014 11:00AM - 2:00PM@Emerson Academy

Bring your entire family to enjoy a great day of entertainment and fun for everyone with free food and activities for all ages and all of the latest and greatest information, materials and tours of the the best K-8 school in the area. We hope to see everyone at this last Community Event before the first day of school.

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