Essence’s academic model ensures that all students graduate from our school equipped with the knowledge and skills they need to matriculate to success and become agents of change.
IB Curriculum & College Preparatory Academics
The challenging, high quality educational model prepares students to excel beyond high school. Our public policy approach within our project-based learning, activates problem-solving skills facing real-world problems, and puts our scholars on a path to lead in their communities.
Essence Prep partners with a variety of community organizations to give our scholars a well-rounded experience. Current partners include : SA Ballet School, Gardopia Gardens, Pre-K4SA, BiblioTech, UHS and much more.
Our Basketball and Soccer programs start in first grade. From this early start, our scholars have the opportunity to learn teamwork and time management.
Our scholars have access to the following resources to set them up for success and promote whole-student wellness.
UHS School-based Health Clinic
Enroll your child today, and prepare them for the future.
We have 2022 openings for kinder to 5th grade. In the future we will serve students kinder to 8th grade!
“Our students are visionaries who solve tough problems, work hard & create the future”Akeem BrownSuperintendent
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