Academics for Athletes

UEA offers a unique program that develops the student’s academic goals while supporting the demands of their elite sport.

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"The biggest challenge in balancing academics and riding is time management. UEA's flexible schedule allows me to be thorough with my training at home and competitive at the show but still get a great education.”    - Olivia Broder, full-time student

 

 

UEA  OUR COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE.
            YOUR ACADEMIC ADVOCATE.
 

At Upper Echelon Academy we have a rich history of meeting the unique demands of equestrians and elite athletes outside a typical school environment. Using the latest technology, we meet the educational needs of each student and work closely with schools to provide tutoring that exceeds expectations.

 

UEA has an extensive background in designing and delivering curriculum and has established a cohesive relationship with respected schools across North America. We believe in maximizing the benefits that individualized instruction can provide through having teachers who connect with children. Our consistent base of tutors develops a rapport with the students that continues from year to year.

 

Dis-enrollment Options

UEA has extensive experience with students needing to dis-enroll from their current school during season. Whether you are choosing a whole new academic route or just needing something to bridge the gap, UEA can create a curriculum that best fits your academic needs. We have established relationships with the best online institutions across the country and will help facilitate the process. Choosing online school has helped numerous UEA students to balance riding and school and has helped them to gain entrance into many of the best colleges and universities in the United States.

Our family engaged Upper Echelon Academy to tutor my daughter for two high school years while in Florida.  They did an excellent job tutoring her in all subjects including SAT prep. Her prep school has been very pleased with the quality and depth of her work while with the Academy tutors." - Lisa Hedley, Parent 
 

When the winter show season is finished, UEA still provides superior support. Scheduling FaceTime or Skype sessions can easily be arranged. Whether you are traveling to shows in North America or Europe, UEA can help with your academics. Whether it is proctoring, test prep or help with homework, UEA is dedicated to keeping students on track where ever they may be located.

 

During indoors, Upper Echelon Academy provides FREE TUTORING. We know indoors is a hectic time and UEA wants to help. UEA will have a designated area for students to work independently, have exams proctored, or receive tutoring. Be sure to call ahead of time to schedule a time to work with one of our tutors.

"In both my schoolwork and in my riding, UEA has helped me immensely. No matter where I am, from the Winter Equestrian Festival to a summer program at Stanford, they have amazing tutors to help me with my schoolwork. UEA has made balancing academics and riding possible for me and so many others!" - Charlotte Novy, Student 
 

Whether you are choosing a whole new academic route or just needing something to bridge the gap, UEA can create a curriculum that best fits your academic needs. We have established relationships with the best online institutions across the country and will help facilitate the process.

 

Choosing online school has helped numerous UEA students to balance riding and school and has helped them to gain entrance into many of the best colleges and universities in the United States. UEA has extensive experience working with the curriculum and administration of many reutable online K-12 programs including:

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  • Laurel Springs Online High School

  • University of Missouri k-12 Online 

  • University of Indiana Online High School 

 

Upper Echelon Academy will guide you through the process to determine which academic choice is best suited to your child's needs, while seamlessly facilitating the process. In small group settings or one-on-one, we provide the highest quality individualized instruction for accredited programs so your child has access to a superior education while attaining a diploma or credits.

"Our family engaged Upper Echelon Academy to tutor my daughter for two high school years while in Florida.  They did an excellent job tutoring her in all subjects including SAT prep. Her prep school has been very pleased with the quality and depth of her work while with the Academy tutors." - Lisa Hedley, Parent 

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