West Ridge Academy and AdvancED Accreditation

At West Ridge Academy, we provide a rigorous and robust quality education for every student in order to prepare them to succeed in our constantly-evolving and diverse world. Our commitment unleashes great potential in every student by constant improvement through innovative practices. 

AdvancED is the largest community of education professionals in the world. Their goal isn’t to certify that schools are simply good enough. Rather, their commitment is to help schools and students improve.

AdvancED Standards for Quality require each school to be reviewed in a way that provides research-based, comprehensive statements regarding the conditions and factors that contribute to a quality educational experience and operational effectiveness. 

West Ridge Academy has met all of the unique AdvancED Standards for Quality and accreditation requirements:

  • We demonstrate quality assurance through regular internal and external review
  • We engage in continuous improvement
  • We practice stable governance, management, and leadership
  • We provide a coherent course of study
  • We use a reliable system by which to assess students’ progress
  • Our instructors have a clear understanding of what they teach, how, and why; and access to the resources they need