STEAM Academy of Akron


Our Mission

To put student academic achievement first with the goal of supporting every child to grow academically 1.00-1.25 years for every year at our school. To provide ethical leadership, a consistent focus on quality professional development for our staff, responsible governance and fiscal responsibility. A sense of community at STEAM academy of Akron is focused on providing a child with individualized learning, the development of their creativity, and the ability to self-direct. These elements will be taught by highly qualified teachers focused on preparing our youth to be successful citizens in our ever-changing world.


Our Program 

S + T + E + A + M = Science, TECHNOLOGY, Engineering, arts, and  Math

At STEAM we are focused on giving your child what they need to be successful in our 21st century world.  A rigorous and relevant education improves student achievement in all subjects and helps teach problem solving, critical thinking, collaborative skills, and creativity.


Student growth 

In 2017 STEAM Academy Akron was  graded A for overall student growth and value added




In 2017 STEAM Academy Akron was  graded B for K-3 readers who are on track for literarcay




Parent satisfaction

SAA is ranked 4.9 out of 5 stars by our parents



Meet Our Staff 

STEAM Academy Akron is proud to employ an exceptional team of teachers, administrators, and support staff.

Click here to meet our 2018 - 2019 staff 










Get Involved

STEAM Academy Akron believes that a close connection between home and school is crucial to student performance.  Every child needs stability, continuity, and a champion who believes in his or her potential.STEAM Academy  Akron works to foster a close connection between home and school. Specifically, we work with parents and other adults to improve attendance, to assist with homework, and to intercede at the first hint of difficulty.


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Tatonka Education Services 

Tatonka Education Services is a private operator of charter schools that is a champion of academic excellence by supporting site-based School Leaders with the freedom and resources to focus on academic instruction.  

TES practices the method of Servant Leadership.
We believe that the on-site Staff and School Board know what is best for their school community.
We listen to your ideology, take time to understand the mission and vision of your school and we empower staff to meet and exceed your Charter goals and obligations. We are dedicated to the charter school movement and the immense impact it can have on the lives of children and the surrounding community.
— Carol Hansen, CEO, Tatonka Education Services