Founded as a tuition-free public charter school in 1998, Advantage Academy is operated by Eagle Advantage Schools, Inc. a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization. Advantage Academy opened with 60 students and now currently has over 1,700 students enrolled at four campuses, located in Waxahachie, Southwest Dallas (North Duncanville location) and two campuses in Grand Prairie, Texas. They are state accredited by the Texas Education Agency.  They offer career and technology education courses that include: STEM, Business and Multimedia CTE endorsements and dual credit with local colleges.  They place an emphasis on character and student leadership development utilizing FranklinCovey’s highly acclaimed The Leader in Me whole-school transformation program.  To learn more visit their website: www.advantageacademy.org.