Press Releases

Date                         Title

02.25.2021                Enrollment Open for Knoxville's First Charter School

07.16.2020                Emerald Academy Announces Reopening Plan for 2020-2021 School Year

01.30.2020                Lauren Moore Named School Director of Emerald Academy

08.20.2019                Emerald Academy Demonstrates Improved Academic Achievement For Urban Scholars

08.25.2017                Emerald Academy Announces Upper School Dean

03.22.2017                Emerald Academy Names New School Director

12.14.2016                Renee Kelly to Lead Emerald Academy as Interim School Director

07.27.2016                Knoxville's First Charter School Doubles, Expands to Middle School on First Day of New School Year

04.19.2016                New Scholars, Parents Attend Emerald Academy Signing Night

03.29.2016                Demand for Knoxville's First Public Charter School Nearly Doubles

02.08.2016                Knoxville's First Public Charter School Accepting Applications for 2016-2017 School Year

07.27.2015                Knoxville's First Charter School Welcomes Scholars for First Day of School

06.15.2015                Emerald Academy Announces School Leadership

04.01.2015                Enrollment for Knoxville's First Public Charter School Exceeds Capacity

12.22.2014                Emerald Academy to be Located in Moses School Building

12.17.2014                Details of Emerald Academy Location to be Announced

07.28.2014                Dr. Jon Rysewyk Hired as Founding Principal of Emerald Academy

03.25.2014                Emerald Charter Schools Reveals Details of Its Public Charter School Application  

03.04.2014                Emerald Charter Schools Hosts March Meetings on Proposed Emerald Academy

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