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
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
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
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
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
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
Fulfilling our mission is no easy task. It will require an extensive commitment of time, energy and financial resources.– Andrew Boy
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
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
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
This school system is challenging. It pushes the boundaries of creativity and learning.– Jason, Parent
These teachers are so upbeat. They make you feel very very welcome.– Bobby Cline and Paula Green
Welcome to UPrep-State!
At UPrep, our mission is to ensure all of our scholars are on the path to college! To accomplish this, we establish a positive, rigorous, and joyful culture in every classroom. We push our young scholars hard, and it's inspiring to see them grow so fast. We are fortunate to have outstanding, dedicated teachers who go the extra mile for kids, and we are grateful that families trust us with the responsibility of educating their children.
–Ben Pacht, School Director
United Preparatory Academy is a college-prep elementary charter school committed to providing an excellent education to underserved students of Columbus, Ohio.
United Preparatory Academy prepares elementary 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 middle schools, high schools and colleges.
617 West State St.
Columbus, OH 43215
Grades: K-3, growing to 4th grade in 2017-2018
Main Line: 614-453-8993
Contact: Princeda Gray
To enroll, please contact Kimberly Williams: 614-381-7188