About Congress Heights Campus:
Our flagship campus the former, McGogney School, was recently named “Eagle Academy at Congress Heights.” In 2013, we invested in design and renovations of the Wheeler Road SE location including tremendous investments in IT infrastructure and our first swimming pool for students (which officially opened in 2014) and their families. Our school leadership worked diligently to make progressive changes, recruiting high-performing teachers and staff, to lead our students. In the summer of 2015, it was announced that Mrs. Melanie Leonard, and Mr. Royston Lyttle would be the newly appointed principals of the Eagle Academy Congress Heights campus.
What We Believe:
Eagle Academy Public Charter School, a culturally sensitive early childhood learning community, believes the following:
“Education is the key to success.” It’s a phrase we hear time and time again, repeated ad nauseam by educators, leaders and parents. From the beginning, we are taught that if we stay in school and earn good grades, we will have a shot at a life of achievement. Yet another part of that equation is often overlooked. If education is the “key” to success, what is the “key” to education? (READ MORE)