Description of Program
The surrounding school districts, youth agencies and youth advocate
Our goal is to demonstrate a commitment to academic excellence and
The Academic Mastery (Alternative Education) Academy is situated to
MissionOur Mission is to provide each student with the opportunity to function at his/her own pace with a designed instructional education prescription that meets state common core standards in an atmosphere that stimulates academic success.
GoalsTo demonstrate a commitment to academic excellence and provide students with another opportunity to achieve academic success at their own pace while pursuing their high school course recovery credits or diploma. To incorporate social skills training and character education which will allow students to function in their society and community.
Accreditation and Affiliation
Academic Mastery Academy collaborates with public school districts to provide accredited alternative education K-5 and 6th -8th and 9th -12th students at risk of failing, not completing coursework, struggling with social issues along with helping school districts increase graduation rates.
Academic Mastery Academy programs are aligned to Common Core
Academic Mastery is affiliate with Alternative Education Resource
AERO is the primary hub of communications and support for educational alternatives around the world. AERO’s mission is to help create an education revolution to make learner-centered education available to everyone. One of AERO’s areas of expertise is networking of all forms of educational alternatives.
American School Distant Program is a correspondence school that is accredited by the State of Illinois. Students enrolled in the program are allowed to attended the AMA and receive help in all subject areas. Also, students who need several courses to complete graduation requirements or just one course to make up a credit may attend.
Staff - Highly Qualified Team
Staff Requirements and Credentials
Our ScheduleClasses starts 8:55 a.m.-2:15 p.m. Monday-Friday
Afternoon and Evening Hours- 2:30p.m. -7:00 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday.
Our only scheduled holidays are New Year’s, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor
Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas.
Summer ProgramsReading/ Language Arts and Math (Schedule TBA)