The teachers do everything in their power to be responsible for the success of not only their students, but of the school, of the class, and of the grade.– Jason, Parent
I'm most proud of my grades. Since I've come here, I've been on the honor roll every single time.– Christopher, Student
I love the fact that the teachers hold her accountable for her homework, for her tests, for the syllabus. Everything is in order.– Jason, Parent
CCA has made it possible for my son to get wonderful grades and scholarships to great high schools that I never in a million years thought I would be able to send him to.– Maria, Parent
I have always expected Christopher to go far, but with the help of CCA, Christopher already has a plan. He has a plan and he’s in the 8th grade - and that’s amazing.– Maria, Mother
We’d like to thank them for the opportunity to let our son go to this school. I don’t know how they found me, but I’m glad they did.– Bobby and Paula, Parents
When I visit our students who are now in high school, they have that same passion for college, even after they have left CCA.– Michelle Williams
The administration supports the things that are important. They support the teachers, they are always focused on learning and getting kids as far as they can in 1 year, 2 years, 3 years.– Kathryn Anstaett
The teachers care. They care about education, they make sure the kids get their work done, and they communicate with you.– Bobby and Paula, Parents
It’s a great school to attend. It’s a great place to work too, because everyone here has a passion and dedication.– Michelle Williams
For the staff, this is not just a job for them. They are really on a mission to change these childrens’ lives and impact the community.– Jason, Parent
Fulfilling our mission is no easy task. It will require an extensive commitment of time, energy and financial resources.– Andrew Boy
These teachers are so upbeat. They make you feel very very welcome.– Bobby Cline and Paula Green
This school system is challenging. It pushes the boundaries of creativity and learning.– Jason, Parent
Welcome to CCA-Main!
Welcome to Columbus Collegiate Academy - Main Street, the flagship school in United Schools Network. We serve 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students in a small, safe, college-prep environment. Our students, staff, and families believe that there is joy in working hard, and that education is empowerment. Over the years, our school has received positive recognition from many organizations, including the Education Equality Index, EPIC, and The Columbus Dispatch. According to our most recent parent survey, 97% of CCA families are satisfied with our academic program. One parent shared, "Be ready to work hard and go to college, because the staff are ready to help you go all the way!"
–Mel Barrett, School Director
Columbus Collegiate Academy Main Street Campus is a college preparatory charter school committed to providing educational opportunities to underserved students in Columbus, Ohio.
Columbus Collegiate Academy Main Street Campus prepares middle school students to achieve academic excellence and become citizens of integrity. High expectations for scholarship and behavior, and an achievement-oriented school culture, ensure all students are equipped to enter, succeed in, and graduate from the most demanding high schools and colleges.
1469 East Main Street
Columbus, Ohio 43205
Contact: Bridget McGoron