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ýƵ Preparatory Academy

High school and college in one...

The ýƵ Preparatory Academy (ýƵPA) is a charter high school accredited by the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), an accreditation division of AdvancED.

Students at our academy attend classes on the beautiful campus of ýƵ, and in addition to the resources of the high school, students have access to the colleges' computer labs, libraries and other services and facilities. ýƵPA students have the opportunity to interact with community college students who serve as both mentors and tutors.

ýƵPA maintains the highest academic standards to ensure students meet all state requirements for a high school diploma. It is also possible that by graduation students can complete several community college courses.


As a public charter high school, ýƵ Preparatory Academy adheres to the open enrollment policies prescribed by the Arizona Department of Education. ýƵPA does not charge tuition for high school classes.  Students in good academic standing may qualify for free college tuition as well.

Why attend our academy?

  • Individualized instruction from state certified and/or highly qualified teachers in a small class setting
  • Obtain your high school diploma
  • Join in community college extra-curricular activities & organizations
  • Access to college resources and facilities, including free tutoring
  • May qualify to receive free tuition for college courses at any of the Maricopa Community Colleges 

ýƵ Preparatory Academy is a free public high school and does not require any citizenship or immigration status information or documentation to enroll students into high school classes. Students are not required to take college courses and are enrolled on a first come, first served, basis.

ýƵ Preparatory Academy es una escuela secundaria pública gratuita y no require ningún tipo de información o documentación de ciudadanía o estatus migratorio para inscriber a los estudiantes en a las clases de secundaria. Los estudiantes se inscriben y se base en el primero de llegar, sera el primero servido/registrado.

"Free language assistance, auxiliary aids, and/or accommodations are available upon request."  

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; Executive Order 13166; 7 CFR 246.8(c); DR 4300-003 6 (c.) and 8 c.(3);  FNS Instruction 113-1, Sections VII and XII;  U.S. Department of Agriculture Guidance to Federal Financial Assistance Regarding the Title VI Prohibition Against National Origin Discrimination Affecting Persons with Limited English Proficiency, 79 Fed. Reg. 70771, (Nov. 28, 2014) (USDA LEP Policy Guidance); and DOJ LEP Guidance.  

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Visit our school, located on the SE corner of 11th Avenue and Osborn Road (OSE 105) at ýƵ.

Notice of Public Meetings

Pursuant to A.R.S. §38-431.02, ýƵ Preparatory Academy hereby states that all notices of the meetings of ýƵ Preparatory Academy will be posted at 3310 N. 10th Ave, in the OSE Building administration offices at OSE-105 and on the following website:

The location is open to the public Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Such notices will indicate the date, time, and place of the meeting, and will include an agenda or information concerning the manner in which the public may obtain an agenda for the meeting.  For questions regarding public meetings, please  contact the Governing Board Assistant  Elza Macias, Executive Assistant Sr. to the Governing Board. elza.macias@domail.maricopa.edu  (480) 731-8125.