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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. Our exceptional teachers individualize instruction based on your child’s needs. In addition we focus on real-world skills and how to be a good person. Our students also draft a social contract that reinforces their commitment to their school, their teacher, and each other.

"Emerson Academy continues to provide an exceptional learning environment for my children that is catered to their abilities and strengths. The staff truly cares and provides quality education. " - Emerson Academy Parent
Top Reasons Parents Send Their Children To Our School: *
1 School safety is a top priority.
2 I am really impressed with the academic development of my student.
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 AcademyMon - May 15
Another school year is drawing to a close, here are a few tips to finish strong.
The same is true at the end of the school year, for you and your child. You’re anticipating a slower schedule, great weather and perhaps a fun vacation you’ve been planning for months. They’re dreaming about outside play and a break from homework. We can all agree it would be oh-so-tempting to simpl...
Emerson AcademyTue - May 9
Congratulations to our Summer Fun Winner For winning the coolest prize basket ever and giving her all everyday at Emerson Academy!
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Emerson proudly supports its great Community Partner the Five Rivers Metropark's Yoga Fitness in the Park Program Downtown!
May 27, 2017 10:00AM - 11:00AMat Five Rivers Riverscape Metropark in downtown Dayton

Find out more about our school and have fun too. Discover how our personalized teaching meets the unique needs of your child. Learn about our academic and enrichment programs and how we include moral focus lessons into every school day. We hope you consider becoming part of our school community.

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Come out and join us for a free ice cream at the Olive Hills Head Start Center's playground - free educational supplies/gift
May 30, 2017 11:00AM - 1:00PMat Olive Hills Head Start Center (Miami Valley Child Development Center)

Please join us at this fun event! Stop by our table for information about how we personalize instruction, and incorporate virtue lessons into every school day. Find out about our extracurricular programs, and sign up for a tour, or apply today!

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