About E.A. Young Academy

E.A. Young Academy is an accredited K-12, not-for-profit private academy dedicated to gifted, talented and high ability scholars. We are passionate about serving the needs of gifted students by providing a creative, challenging and unique learning environment.

Young Academy was granted Education Service Agency (ESA) Accreditation from the AdvancED Accreditation Commission, the national commission that confers the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement accreditation seal.

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Learn about Ignite!, our exciting summer program which offers a one-of-a-kind experience.

Program Participation

Young Academy is a proud participant in several educational programs including Duke TIP and the AP Capstone™ program.


Upcoming Events

April 24 • Teacher Appreciation Week Begins
April 27 • Research & Innovation Expo − Grades 7th-12th
April 28th • Spirit Day − Theme › Purple! | Core Value › Integrity
May 1 • Yearbook Orders Due
May 2 • AP Testing (Upper School)
May 5 • FLARES Meeting @ All About Cha Cafe − 8:15am
May 9 • Candyland − K-3 Performance
May 11 • The Forgotten Door − 6th Grade Performance @ 6pm
May 12 • Parent Appreciation Breakfast
May 13 • Five Years Young Y’all Gala
May 16 • Research & Innovation Expo − Grades 4th-6th
May 16-18 • MAP Testing
May 18-19 • Firehawk Players present The Play That Goes Wrong
May 20 • MORP
May 22 • 4/5 Theater Production
May 23 • Lower School Awards Ceremony @ 8:30am
May 23 • Middle School Awards Ceremony @ 2:30pm
May 23 • Upper School Awards Ceremony @ 6:30pm
May 24 • Last Day of School
May 25-26 • Scholar Led Conferences