The Excellence Academy

African Centered Green School We want to offer: • Extended school day and year • 10 students per class • Paperless environment with Online Instruction • Reconnecting children to their legacy, culture and history • Social Services outreach programs for children and their families • Second language literacy development for all students • “Green” classrooms that are virtually paperless • Daily exercise (karate/self-defense), environmental/technological research, development and education, wellness instruction, organic gardening and ecologically sustainable practices. • Organic, nutritionally balanced lunch and snacks • Community-wide sustainability projects involving recycling, neighborhood gardening and zero-waste initiatives, etc…

Mission: The Excellence Academy is focused on the future. Our mission is to prepare urban children for the 21st century. Preparing our children to accept their roles as leaders of tomorrow by providing a nurturing, culturally solid, community based rigorous education, pre K-8th grade. Our children will tackle real world environmental problems by engaging in a futuristic, highly innovative, technology-rich environment. Our focus is a clear, strategic and direct path to college for every student that enrolls. To fulfill our mission TEA is committed to five key areas: • Providing a holistic environment for every child • Requiring students to reach beyond traditional academic standards • Encouraging innovative thinking to solve short and long range problems • Fostering multicultural/legacy awareness leading to global inclusiveness • Engaging our community to create a village school

Operating as usual

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Click here to support Taking Care of Ericka's Joy organized by Pamela Brown

JANUARY 15 is a day that will be etched in my heart forever. I received a call that an healthy, vibrant, lady that I'd just chatted with put her kids to bed, closed her eyes and never woke up! We lost a great friend, mother, and supporter. She leaves behind 4 young children. We are trying to help where we can. ANY DONATION WOULD BE APPRECIATED.

gofundme.com Pamela Brown Taking Care of Ericka's Joy On January 15, 2020, our Lord called home one of his most beautiful angels Ericka Wilson Royster EL. Ericka was love

[07/09/19]   University of Tennessee Health Science Center is hosting their annual Back to School Family Affair this Saturday at the Student-Alumni Center (800 Madison Avenue! The event free and open to the public.

***Backpacks filled with supplies will be given to the first 500 children with a parent or guardian present!

Medical screenings and services will be provided, and various immunizations and lead testing will be offered to students from pre-school age to 18. Updated shot records are required to receive any immunizations.

For more information, contact UTHSC Special Events and Community Affairs at 901.448.2704.

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[07/09/19]   University of Tennessee Health Science Center is hosting their annual Back to School Family Affair this Saturday at the Student-Alumni Center (800 Madison Avenue! The event free and open to the public.

***Backpacks filled with supplies will be given to the first 500 children with a parent or guardian present!

Medical screenings and services will be provided, and various immunizations and lead testing will be offered to students from pre-school age to 18. Updated shot records are required to receive any immunizations.

For more information, contact UTHSC Special Events and Community Affairs at 901.448.2704.

#SCSis901 #HealthySCS

More from our Kindergarten!

Getting ready for our last graduation and promotion exercises!

Thanks you your unwavering support!

[11/29/14]   Funeral services for fellow parent, Keith Street ( Briana's dad ), are scheduled for Sunday November 30 at 3pm. Riverside Missionary Baptist Church 3560 South Third Street. Visitation immediately after the services at the church.

Back in the swing of things! They missed their pets over the summer..Can't believe how big they are!

[08/08/14]   Three days left! Excited to start a new school year. See everyone on Monday, August 11....

[07/31/14]   Still time! School starts August 11th. Give us a call for more information. Remember free doesn't mean better!

Last day of school and all played out!

More from our 2013-2014 Graduation and Promotion Exercises.

Te Mighty Oaktrees....

The Excellence Academy's cover photo

Te Excellence Academy summer camp..making learning fun. Science day..ice ceam in a bag!

Keeping on a hot summer day of camp..

Enjoying summer camp at the zoo.

2014 Graduation and Promotion exercises!

Another great event! Thanks to everyone who supported our "Semi - annual Yard Sale"! If you missed it... we will be back in September. ..

Embracing all cultures! "Day of the Dead" celebration.

Project Based Learning at it's best.

Getting to know those who protect us.

Pet n the Classroom not only teaches caring for something more than self but also being used in our science lesson.

Sharing our history and love of self through art!

[12/05/13]   The Excellence Academy will close tomorrow due to inclement weather.

Thank you for helping us get to Atlanta!

Atlanta, GA. The crew is ready for action.

Atlanta, GA. "Just hanging"!

Atlanta, GA.."Can you say cold"!

Atlanta, GA.."When do we EAT"?!

Atlanta, GA. "Big Boys Club"!

Georgia Aquarium. "Glad they are in there and we are out here"!

Dinner at Gladys Knight's Chicken and Waffles

We found the secret formula for Coke!

[03/12/13]   Check us out on IndieGoGo. We need your help. HBCUs give underrepresented urban children a fighting chance. Each year we take our children to tour HBCUs with the hope of inspiring them to reach high. This year we are headed to Atlanta. If each of you gives $25, all of the children in our program will go!

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3034 Old Austin Peay Hwy Building Gicz
Memphis, TN
38128

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Monday 08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 17:00
Thursday 08:00 - 17:00
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