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The LEAP (Leadership, Education, and Partnership) Academy University Charter
School is a kindergarten through 12th-grade (K-12) public charter school that serves Camden City with one core principle: all children and families deserve access to a quality public education.

  • Congratulations to LEAP Students Congratulations to LEAP Students A total of 83 LEAP Academy University Charter School Kindergarten and First grade students have been inducted to the Alfredo Santiago Rutgers Scholars Program. Click photo to see pictures of event.
  • LEAP’s Class Of 2015 Sets New Highs For Early College Placement LEAP’s Class Of 2015 Sets New Highs For Early College Placement Class of 2015 (108 students) Have Combined for 500 Acceptances and more than $6 million in Freshman Year Academic/Merit Based Aid. Click here for full story.
  • Rutgers/LEAP Health and Wellness Center Rutgers/LEAP Health and Wellness Center Grand Opening Ceremony Event. Click the photo to see pictures of the event Rutgers/LEAP Health and Wellness Center
  • Congratulations to LEAP’s high school seniors who are receiving their college acceptances this week! Congratulations to LEAP’s high school seniors who are receiving their college acceptances this week! Among them are: Abraham Nwaemo, Nicholas Luciano, Shalaya Lopez, and Sidia Mustapha. Clik here for full story
  • Rutgers University-Camden Scholarship Recogntion Dinner Rutgers University-Camden Scholarship Recogntion Dinner A special recognition to LEAP alumni and recipients of the Alfredo Santiago Endowed Scholarship at the annual Scholarship Recognition Dinner at Rutgers University-Camden. A round of applause for our outstanding scholars!
  • Reason TV documents LEAP's success!!! Reason TV documents LEAP's success!!! How a Great School is Breaking the Cycle of Poverty in America's Poorest City.
  • Comcast Newsmakers LEAP web Comcast Newsmakers LEAP web

News and Announcements

April 18, 2015 OPEN HOUSE will feature information on anticipated job openings for the 2015-16 SCHOOL YEAR, an opportunity to visit our facilities and a chance to meet the
district’s leaders, faculty and staff. click here for more information

May 16, 2015 LEAP Across the Bridge Walkathon and Health Fair at 8:30 am.  Click here for more information

April 3, 2015 | New Rutgers/LEAP Health and Wellness Center to Deliver Health Care Services to Camden Families
by Rutgers Camden News The Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden and the LEAP Academy University Charter School opened a new school-based health center on April 2 that will serve as a primary care facility for approximately 1,000 LEAP students and their families. Click here for full Story

April 2 2015 | Camden health center to serve LEAP students
by Kim Mulford, Courier-Post. EDT April 2, 2015
CAMDEN – A Camden charter school and the Rutgers University-Camden School of Nursing will open a school-based health center Thursday to serve students and their families.  Click here for full story.

April 2, 2015 | A Camden, NJ Charter School Gets Its Own, In-House Health Center For Students and Parents
By  Mike Dougherty (CBS)
CAMDEN, N.J. — A school-based health and wellness center opened this morning at the Leap Academy University Charter School, in Camden, NJ. Click here for full story

 


2014 Rutgers/LEAP Alfredo Santiago Endowed Scholarship Gala: A Night of Miracles

UPCOMING EVENTS

May 16, | LEAP Across the Bridge Walkathon and Health Fair

May 30 | Early Dismissal


Click here download Parent Monthly Calendar

SCHOOL POLICY

Bylaws, Policies, and Regulations for the Board of Trustees. Click here 

UPCOMING BOARD MEETINGS

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Thursday, June 11, 2015

All meetings are held at LEAP Academy High School (549 Cooper Street, Camden NJ.)
* Meetings begin at 6:00 pm (Call to confirm.)

FORMS FOR EMPLOYEES

Click here for Important forms for current LEAP Academy Employees,