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The WAE students wrote a song in response to the school shootings. They found the music and wrote the lyrics. This song is a political reaction to outbreak of school shootings throughout the U.S.
Check out our students' music video! They wrote the lyrics to this song and were the creative directors behind the project!
We know that students who are most successful in life learn how to learn and how to take responsibility for their learning and learning outcomes. Therefore, instead of teachers, we have coaches to coach them to success in each academic area. Most of our coaches have advanced degrees in their field or are active, successful entrepreneurs and business owners in their fields who are passionate about their areas and young people. They bring that passion into their classes.
Our curriculum is Top Notch! We use an individualized, strengths-based, project-based curriculum. HERO provides our students with the opportunity to take their core courses online using real-life projects to apply the information and principles of their core curriculum!
Our students are required to take entrepreneurship, financial literacy and communication. We believe traditional educational systems are failing to prepare our students for LIFE. We require ALL students to learn the principles of entrepreneurship, develop an entrepreneur mindset, and start a business,
The WAE is a private school serving grades 6-12 with a strengths-based, individualized, project-based curriculum with a focus on entrepreneurship.
Our Vision is to create a generation of problem-solving youthpreneurs who are prepared to change the world through social entrepreneurship and wealth-building principles.
The WAE is a private school (middle school & high school) founded on the
7 core principles of the Nguzo Saba including umoja (unity), kujichagulia (self-determination), ujima (collective work and responsibility), ujamaa (cooperative economics), nia (purpose), kuumba (creativity), and imani (faith). These principles are reflected in our philosophy and our curriculum. These Warriors for Academic Excellence and Entrepreneurship receive and develop:
Our admissions process is simple but designed to determine if the potential student and family is a good fit for The WAE and vice versa.
An application fee of $100 per student is required for consideration of your application.
Upon acceptance a registration fee of $250 per student is required for admission.
Your support and contributions will enable us to meet serve our students and provide scholarships to students in need. Your generous donation will fund our mission to change the world through entrepreneurship. Your donations are tax-deductible and will be processed through our partner and great supporter 7 Streams Flow, Inc. (501c3).