U.S. West Simon Youth Academies and Partners
ARIZONA SIMON YOUTH ACADEMIES
Founded in 1911, Glendale Union High School District serves the cities of Phoenix and Glendale and serves over 15,000 students. Comprised of nine high schools, grades 9-12, the urban district has approximately 350,000 constituents in the Phoenix metropolitan area. All schools are accredited and most have been recognized in U.S. News and World Report as part of America’s Best High Schools.
CALIFORNIA SIMON YOUTH ACADEMIES
KANSAS SIMON YOUTH ACADEMIES
The Wichita Public Schools provides quality education to a school community of more than 50,000 students and employs more than 7,000, making it the third-largest employer in the community. Parents and staff work together to create a learning environment that is safe, caring and academically challenging. The Wichita Public Schools brings families the benefits of a large district with the caring approach of the individual communities it serves.
LOUISIANA SIMON YOUTH ACADEMIES
MISSOURI SIMON YOUTH ACADEMIES
The Fort Osage R-1 School District is located about 20 miles east of Kansas City, Missouri, and encompasses 132 square miles of Eastern Jackson County, including the northeast portion of the city of Independence. The district is named after Fort Osage, which was built in 1808 as the first government-training house on the frontier in the new, largely unexplored Louisiana Territory. The district’s average household income is $50,427. The district has been accredited with distinction by the Missouri State Board of Education.
TEXAS SIMON YOUTH ACADEMIES
Located in El Paso, Texas, the El Paso Independent School District is the largest district in the Texas Education Agency’s Educational Service Center Region 19. With more than 64,000 students on 94 campuses, EPISD also is the 10th largest district in Texas and the 61st largest district in the United States. It also is El Paso’s largest employer with nearly 9,000 employees and has an annual operating budget of $461 million.
The Judson Independent School District encompasses 55.87 square miles of south central Texas and currently serves the incorporated cities of Converse, Kirby, and Selma as well as portions of Live Oak, Universal City, San Antonio, and Schertz. The Judson ISD is the fourth largest school district in Bexar County. The district is fully accredited by the Texas Education Agency and serves more than 22,000 students on 27 campuses.
WASHINGTON SIMON YOUTH ACADEMIES
Seattle Public Schools is the largest K-12 school system in Washington state, serving more than 48,000 students in 93 schools. The district is focused on improving academic achievement for all students and committed to ensuring that all students graduate from high school prepared for college, careers and life.