EYC Academy’s well-rounded approach blends academics with therapeutics. Examples include our PAWS for Reading program, which allows students to read aloud to a therapy dog to improve their reading and communication skills in a fun and positive environment. Our professional instructors and administrators specialize in treatments designed to handle conditions like family stress, school/learning, peer relationships, anxiety, depression, and learning challenges like ADD, ADHD, Central Auditory Processing Deficit (CAPD) and more. Both individual and small group sessions allow students to gain the psychological and emotional strength to meet life’s challenges.
HOW ARE WE DIFFERENT?
Our mission is to empower youth to achieve academic fulfillment and strength of character, through integrity, individualized learning plans and service learning, so as to become productive members of our community.
A NON-TRADITIONAL APPROACH
Traditional schools, working in a classroom setting, must teach from curriculum with its broadest brush, to meet many levels of need. At EYC Academy, we take the time to know your child and family, connect you with resources and partner with you to create a plan for success for your child.
SEASONED INSTRUCTORS & THERAPISTS
Our teachers and therapists are seasoned instructors, many with enrichment and special education backgrounds and they are what makes EYC Academy successful for your child. They develop relationships with your family, partnering with you to make sure your child understands lessons, and has achieved mastery in their area of study before moving on to the next area.
Empowering Youth and Communities Academy (EYC) opened its doors in 2018 by a team of seasoned educators in St. Louis, Missouri to bring outstanding one-to-one private education to 6th through 12th grade students. We provide a unique one-teacher, one-student approach for those seeking a more attentive, therapeutic, innovative educational environment.
Get in touch
Empowering Youth and Communities Inc. is a 501c3 organization (dba EYC Academy of St Louis) and was founded in 2018 by a group of educators with 75+ years of combined experience in education as previous administrators in special education, local alternative schools, and supplemental educational business.
EYC Academy is a non-public school, approved by Missouri DESE and is globally accredited through Cognia Global Commission (formerly AdvancEd). Serving the St. Louis, MO metro area, EYC Academy offers a one-to- one blended, in center and digital learning environment to day school students 6th-12th grade. Because our nationally approved curriculum is digital and our teachers can teach virtually, this allows us to deliver services anytime, anywhere across the globe. Enrollment is on-going and can be full-time or part-time. Other services offered include therapeutic services that can be scheduled during the school day, as well as cognitive and academic assessments, school advocacy, one-to-one tutoring for all ages and subjects either in-center, virtually or combined, college planning and application assistance, test-prep and proctoring, and national diploma and career certificate programs.