The Academy Charter High School – Hempstead


Academy Honors Extension Program

A STEM based elective offered to interested scholars who maintain a B average (or above).  Scholars who successfully complete the program will receive an Academy Honors Diploma at their graduation.


The Academy Graduation Incentive!

High achieving scholars have the opportunity to earn college scholarship funds based on their consistent performance throughout their TACHS career.

Advanced S.T.E.A.M Curriculum

As a technology school, The Academy Charter High School will have an environment and curriculum enhanced with technology. Technology instruction will be project-based and develop our scholars to be world-class competitive scholars.

College Preparation & Career Readiness

Scholars will be exposed to a variety of experiences around post-secondary education and jobs in the real-world through activities such as college visits, field experience assignments and mentorship programs.

Summer Preparation

Prior to the start of each school year, scholars will be invited for a week of on-boarding.  Activities include team building, college visits, visits to technological institutions, and student orientation.

Rich Extra Curricular & Sports Programming

The Academy Charter High School believes in having diverse opportunities for students to demonstrate their abilities and grow in their talents.  Scholars will have the ability to participate in various after-school extra-curricular activities and sports programs including chess, drama,  swimming, basketball, and volleyball.

Academy Houses (Advisory)

Every scholar will be a member of an Academy House for the duration of their studies at the Academy. Their house  leader (Academy staff member) will guide them, and 11-13 of their peers, through the academic and socio-emotional learning experiences they go through at their time at the Academy.