K-8 Community School of Choice

Empowering students to achieve their full potential.

Academic Excellence

University Academy has been rated A in overall value added and received a progress component grade of A for the 2015-2016 and 2016-17 school year. Our rigorous academic program exceeds Ohio state standards to prepare students for college and career. We observe an extended school day and extended school year. We exceed the 920 hours per school year required by the Ohio Department of Education in order to maximize learning time.

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University Academy is a tuition-free, community school of choice for grades K–8.

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Convenient Location

Our school is conveniently located on South Arlington Street, just south of East Market Street. Free bus transportation is provided by the Peterman Bus Company for families that live more than 2 miles from the school.


Overall Value Added


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University Academy is small, but mighty. The students are encouraged to interact with each other in a positive manner, respect authority, and simply enjoy learning. I can say these things with great pride because my niece is a student there!

- Tiffanie Goler, Parent