UYA hires highly qualified teachers from traditional and nontraditional backgrounds, valuing a balancing of expertise, compassion and care along with experience. At UYA, educators, are required to earn 50+ development hours annually, as compared to 0 to 8 hours traditionally mandated for development in other schools. This training allows our professional staff to set higher standards of achievement for our students.
College readiness is what drives our staff. We continuously work to prepare students for free scholarships and other opportunities available for high achievers. Our teachers are highly qualified and have high expectations for our students.