Simon Youth Academy

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Simon Youth Academy

Bell Schedule
        8:30 am – 2:41 pm          

Assistant Principal
Maribel Lebron

Distinct to the Simon Youth Academy is the cooperative agreement between OCPS and the Simon Youth Foundation (SYF). The SYF mission is to help "at-risk" students earn their high school diploma and to award scholarships to teens in Simon Mall Communities all over the nation.  Simon Youth Academy is a School-to-Work initiative located at Outlet Marketplace, which provides students with the following:
  • Smaller learning environment with individualized instruction

  • Daily school schedule divided between academics and work

  • Workforce readiness skills and practical work experience

  • Work schedules (minimum 15 hours a week) Monday through Sunday, at work sites throughout Orange County

  • Summer school with one additional academic credit toward graduation

  • A school-community-business connection


Students who are interested may see their Guidance Counselor at their home school or call the School-to-Work Recruiter at 407-318-3150 ext. 6382231 or [email protected] or [email protected]

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Program Highlights

The Simon Youth Academy offers the following benefits to students:
  • Students high school diploma reflects the name of their home school

  • Participation in home school events, i.e., Prom, Homecoming, and Graduation

  • Scholarships available through Simon Youth Foundation and other Post-secondary Education opportunities

2020-2021 Simon Youth Academy School Improvement Plan

Simon Youth Academy at Outlet Marketplace

5253 International Dr, Suites D & E          
Orlando, FL 32819

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