Emerald Academy gets state award

John CrooksDowntown, Our Town Youth

Emerald Academy was named “Charter School of the Year” by the Tennessee Charter School Center at the 2021 Charter Champion Awards which took place on Nov. 15.
“We are incredibly impressed …

Enrollment open for Emerald Academy

John CrooksOur Town Youth

Enrollment is open, and the deadline is soon approaching to apply to attend Emerald Academy, Knoxville’s first and only public charter school, for the upcoming school year.
Interested families should apply …

Moore takes the reins at Emerald Academy

Sandra ClarkOur Town Youth

Renee Kelly, who has been school director of Emerald Academy, a public charter school, has replaced Dr. Clifford Davis as chief of staff for Knox County Schools Superintendent Bob Thomas. …

Emerald Youth Foundation is PBPA topic

Sandra ClarkFeature, Powell

Powell businesspeople heard from a ministry just down the road as representatives from Emerald Youth Foundation spoke at the April meeting.
Haylee Marshall, vice president of advancement, and Sanford Miller, corporate …