K-8 Community School of Choice

Empowering students to achieve their full potential.

Academic Excellence

East Academy has been rated A in overall value added and received a progress component grade of B for the 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. Learn More


East 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 Kipling Avenue, south of St. Clair Avenue in the heart of the South Collingwood neighborhood. Free bus transportation is available for students who live between one and five miles away from the school.

Seamless Summer Option Program

East Academy is participating in the Seamless Summer Option Program.  Lunch will be provided to all children, ages 1 through 18, and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.  Summer Program dates are as follows: July 9-July 12, July 16-July 19, and July 23-July 26.  Breakfast will be served from 9:30am-10:00am, and lunch will be served from 12:30pm-1:00pm.  Click here to learn more.

A Rated

Overall Value Added


TGRG Pass Rate


Progress Component Grade

At East Academy, our core values are: Pursuing Academic Excellence, Celebrating Individuals, Developing Character, and Building Community.

- Mr. Thomas, Principal