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Academic Excellence, Responsible Citizenship

Welcome to Citizens Academy East, one of the highest-performing elementary schools in Cleveland. As a second campus of Citizens Academy, we have collectively been serving our community since 1999. Our school is free, public, and open to all students and families.

Together, our Citizens schools have developed a national reputation for their commitment to academic excellence and responsible citizenship. Our remarkable faculty and staff, board, parents, families, community members, and students work hard every day to make Citizens Academy East among the best places in Cleveland to learn and grow as young students and citizens. If you have any questions or would like to come in for a visit, let us know!

Our Mission

The mission of Citizens Academy East is to produce learners who exemplify academic excellence and responsible citizenship.

Our Values

Our seven virtues are responsibility, respect, perseverance, honesty, generosity, courage, and loyalty.

Our Approach

Virtues like responsibility and perseverance are key to our students’ success. They achieve academic excellence while learning to become responsible citizens.

The Basics

Phone: (216) 367-9392
Fax: (216) 761-7398

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12523 Woodside Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44108

Bryan Hilko

Grades K-5

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Getting Here

Citizens Academy East is located at 12523 Woodside Ave in Cleveland. We are in between East 125th and 128th.