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.


The Talon

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

Fiery Hills

Fiery Hills is a microsociety for scholars with its own currency, laws, and economy.


Mensa® Foundation

Young Academy is honored to participate in the Mensa® Foundation and a featured video.

Duke TIP

Young Academy is a proud participant in the Duke TIP academic program for gifted students.

AP Capstone™

E.A. Young Academy has proudly been selected to implement the prestigious AP Capstone™ program.


E.A. Young Academy Featured in Mensa Foundation Video


Upcoming Events

9-11 • Firehawk Players “Moon Over Buffalo” • Get Tickets: THURS    FRI    SAT
11 • Fall YOUNGFEST • Noon – 6PM (Construction opens 10 AM)
15 • National Jr. Honor Society (7th-9th) • 7:30AM
16 • Early Release/Faculty Work Session
17 • No School / Scholar-Led Conferences (Required)
20-24 • Thanksgiving Break
29 • National Jr. Honor Society (7th-9th) • 7:30AM