About East English Preparatory Academy
The new $46.3 million East English Village Preparatory Academy, which opened in fall 2012, accommodates up to 1,200 students in the 221,000-square-foot facility in four academic wings. It includes eight science laboratories, a high-tech media center, a performing arts wing, and an athletic complex with a community health clinic. The stadium has a multi-seasonal, synthetic field for track, football, soccer and other athletic programs.
All incoming 9th grade students must have completed an application to attend, hold a minimum 2.5 grade point average, and undergo an interview with the Admissions Committee. Applicants must have a strong interest in one of the EEVPA career pathways including:
- Career and Technical Education with a focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). Career pathways under this program include:
- Business Management, Marketing and Technology
- Heath Sciences
- Engineering/Management and Industrial Technology
- Fine & Performing Arts career pathways include:
- Instrumental Music
- Theater Arts
- Choral Music
- Visual Arts
The facility includes eight science laboratories, a high-tech media center, a performing arts section, and an athletic complex with a community health clinic. Special programs include a Summer Bridge Program for all incoming 9th graders; a double dose of English and Mathematics for all 9th and 10th graders; ACT preparation courses and more. The new school stadium will have a multi-seasonal, synthetic field for track, football, soccer and other athletic programs. East English Village Preparatory Academy is among the 18 new or renovated schools that are part of the $500.5 million DPS Capital Improvement Program.