In 2010, University YES Academy opened in the Winship community in the northwest section of Detroit. University YES Academy currently serves 6th – 8th grade students in our middle school. In the fall of 2013, University YES Academy High School (UYAHS) will open growing a grade each year until our first scholars matriculate from college in 2017. To complement our 6th – 12th grade school, UYA is planning to open an elementary school in the fall of 2013 to complete our K-12 UYA network.
University YES Academy schools’ mission is to provide our students with the academic and character skills they need to be accepted to and graduate from top colleges and universities. By providing an academically rigorous curriculum, warm-demanding learning environment, and “whatever it takes