Prince George's County Acceleration Academies (Opening Soon)
Is Prince George's County Acceleration Academies Right For You?
Our students come from a diverse range of backgrounds, but all are looking for a more inclusive, relaxed atmosphere and a flexible path to earning their diploma. They want a customized plan where they can complete coursework year-round. We provide an open and safe environment that is supportive and designed to help all students thrive. Our flexible education program can serve most students with unique needs: ESL, ESOL, IEPs, 504 plans, young adults with children, students with physical and mental health challenges, and more.
Enrolling young adults who are ages 14-20, grades 9-12. Students can stay enrolled until their 21st birthday.
Acceleration Academies is tuition-free! Free snacks and drinks are provided in the academy café.
In most cases, free public bus passes can be provided, but other options may be available. Talk to academy staff about transportation options during orientation.
We expect students to attend on-site at our academy and complete 10 or more assignments weekly. We are committed to your success and will monitor your course progress each week. With dedicated focus and active participation in coursework, students should be able to complete each course in about 3-4 weeks.
Students graduate with a Prince George's County Public Schools diploma. We hold several in-person graduation ceremonies per year so that our students and their families can celebrate their achievements.
Acceleration Academies offers laptop computers for students who need them, and a wrap-around support system of educators, life and career coaches and mentors to help remove barriers that cause them to struggle in a traditional setting.
We are currently searching for an Academy site. More details will be posted soon!
How We're Different
Prince George's County Acceleration Academies works in partnership with Prince George's County Public Schools to offer an alternative option for students who need more flexibility and support than what’s typically offered in traditional high schools. Each student receives a personalized learning plan with a flexible mix of online coursework, one-on-one coaching and social-emotional support. We design it all to work with your work and family obligations.
Our Academic Accreditation
Our approach to education isn’t just flexible, it’s backed by Cognia, the world leader in providing improvement and accreditation services to educational providers. Our Cognia accreditation means that students receive a high-quality, nationally-recognized education. Plus, students that attend an accredited school gain greater access to federal loans, scholarships, post-secondary education and military programs.
Preparing You For The Future
Our model helps to provide students with a Career and Life Coach who works one-on-one with them to explore and select the right post-graduate career path. We prepare our graduates for internships, college, military service, skilled trades, well-paying jobs, and more! Students can also participate in relevant, hands-on, and engaging Career and Technical Education programs coordinated by their Career & Life coach. In these programs, students can earn industry certifications, gain real-world experience, and graduate confidently knowing their next steps toward a successful life.
Ready To Enroll?
Enrollment is open and tuition is 100% free. Get started on your enrollment today and begin this exciting journey!
Want to Learn More?
Join us for a virtual information session to learn more about our flexible, supportive approach to high school.