We are a proud member of the Indianapolis Public Schools community of schools, offering alternative education for grades 9 through 12 with a focus on eliminating achievement and opportunity gaps.
ACHIEVING SUCCESS THROUGH PERSEVERANCE
Welcome to the Graduation Academy, located at 1500 East Michigan Street, Indianapolis. Under the leadership of Principal Trenna Sultzer, we strive to provide a unique and tailored educational experience that meets the diverse needs of our students.
Our mission is grounded in providing an academically rigorous, integrity-driven education through a racial equity lens. Our vision goes beyond graduation, aiming to identify and support student strengths and talents, enabling them to become responsible citizens, and achieve post-secondary goals.
With a focus on flexible schedules, accelerated credit completion, prenatal & parenting support programs, and independent studies, we offer a learning environment that embodies the motto by Marie Curie: “Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.”
Graduation Academy exists to close the achievement and opportunity gaps for all students by providing academic Rigor with Integrity in a Safe learning environment through a Racial Equity lens.
By identifying the strengths and talents of Graduation Academy scholars, we strive to provide support, in collaboration with referring high schools, as they embrace life’s challenges, meet graduation requirements, become responsible citizens and obtain the skills needed to meet their post-secondary goals.
“Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.” – Marie Curie
EMPOWERING YOUR FUTURE
At Graduation Academy, we value the potential within every student and strive to empower them for future success. With our specialized programs such as ASVAB remediation and online learning, we offer a nurturing environment that is dedicated to your growth.
If you or someone you know is seeking a tailored, supportive, and individualized high school experience, reach out to us at 317.693.5441. Come join us in our commitment to perseverance, self-confidence, and achievement. Together, we will unlock the unique gifts within you. Admission is based on a referral from a student’s original high school and includes an interview with the principal and an orientation with our support team. Join us in this empowering journey!