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Eastland Preparatory Academy, Home of the Panthers!

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Eastland Preparatory Academy, Home of the Panthers!

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Eastland Preparatory Academy, Home of the Panthers!

Dear Community,

Welcome to Eastland Preparatory Academy.  Eastland Preparatory Academy is a learning community which values high expectations for both academics and behavior.  Eastland Preparatory Academy staff embraces students, families, and communities to build and develop well-rounded individuals who are independent critical thinkers and intrinsically motivated to be life-long learners. We believe that all children can learn as we seek to make a difference in the lives of our students.

The teachers and staff at Eastland Preparatory Academy are committed to providing a quality education for all students in a safe, secure, and nurturing learning environment. We are committed to ensuring that each child reaches his/her full potential.

Eastland Preparatory Academy is staffed with certified teaching staff and classified/support staff.

We encourage all parents/guardians to maintain regular communications with their child’s teachers and be actively involved in the school community.  Checking the school calendar, website, and our Facebook page for events and activities will help keep you informed. If you should have any questions, please feel free to contact the office by calling (614) 547-4493.  We are looking forward to meeting your child and helping foster a love of learning.

Shannan Enoch

Shannan Enoch, Principal

Shannan Enoch has over 20 years of expertise in teaching and educational leadership. She holds a BA in Psychology from Capella University and an MA in Educational Administration from Northcentral University. She has served as a classroom teacher, educational consultant, assistant principal, and principal in public and charter schools. In 2013, she helped establish Berwyn East Academy in Columbus, Ohio. Enoch is committed to building relationships with students, faculty, and families as she works toward improved overall compliance and academic performance.

Dr. Natalee M. Long, Superintendent

Dr. Natalee Long joined ACCEL Schools in 2015 with over 15 years of classroom teaching and K-12 school leadership experience. As Senior Vice President of Operations at ACCEL Schools, Dr. Long leads a team of Regional Vice Presidents that oversees leadership development, instructional programming, operations, and strategic planning for over 45 public charter schools. Dr. Long is a licensed Ohio School Superintendent. She earned a M. Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Lee University, a M. Ed. in Educational Administration from The Ohio State University and a Doctorate in Education in 2020 from The Ohio State University.

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