Citizens Leadership Academy is one of the highest-rated middle schools in Cleveland. CLA is the first Expeditionary Learning School in Northeast Ohio. CLA is also proud to be the first “Citizens” middle school, as one of the Breakthrough Schools in Cleveland. CLA continues Citizens Academy K-5’s highly successful, results-driven academic preparation for success in college and in life. Our school community opened its doors in August 2011 with 97 sixth graders and is now fully enrolled with grades 6-8.
Watch these short videos to learn more about Citizens Leadership Academy and our Expeditionary learning model!