Academy High is excited to offer its Pursuit of Passion Scholarship and welcomes applications. Academy High wants to hear from graduating eighth graders about their passions and their plans to pursue them. One winner may be awarded a full scholarship;
Summer camp registration is now open! For more information, and to register, please click HERE.
Congratulations to Academy High’s Odyssey of the Mind team, who will be representing the State of Illinois at World Finals in May. Academy High’s team competed in the Classics Division, where teams were challenged to write and perform a classic work as a comedic “Mockumentary”. Teams
Academy High has announced the dates of its open houses for this spring. The school is hosting monthly open houses on Sunday evenings from 4:30-6:00 pm on the following dates: Sunday, February 25 Sunday, March 25 Sunday, April 22 Sunday,
In a start-up school, it’s all hands on deck for team competition, whether it’s Rube Goldberg, Odyssey of the Mind, or sports. Students who had never before competed in soccer or volleyball have stepped beyond their comfort zone to
Academy High is pleased to announce that Donna Warwick has been named Artist in Residence at Academy High, where she will teach Creative and Performing Arts. Here is Ms. Warwick’s biography: Donna Warwick is a multi-talented teaching artist with experience as a
In January, 2016, a group of community members first met to discuss the possibility of forming the first Independent high school in East-Central Illinois. The year was filled with meetings with community leaders and brainstorming sessions with a growing group
Last week, Academy High visited its neighbors at Jimmy John’s World Headquarters to see math in action. Thank you, Jimmy John’s, for showing our students how much goes into the successful operation of over 2,700 stores around the country!