Alfred Rush Academy
The Alfred Rush Academy is specifically designed for students who have experienced attendance, behavior and/or achievement problems. Students are accepted from the district's six middle and high schools - Wilson High, South Florence High, West Florence High, Southside Middle, Sneed Middle and Williams Middle. Grades served are 7-12. The Alfred Rush Academy is committed to providing a positive, student centered, safe, and academically comprehensive program that is sensitive to the varied learning styles of all students. Our goal is to empower our students to become productive, confident, active and contributing members of their communities.
The mission of the Alfred Rush Academy (ARA) is to provide a meaningful and measurable learning experience for students who have not been successful in traditional school settings.