Wings Aerospace Academy (WAA) is a tuition-free charter program for 5th-9th-grade students that provides hands-on aerospace experiences. Fall 2015 enrollment included students in grades 6-8 and the program is now available to students in grades 5-9. Each year, the program will be extended one grade until the year 2020. At which time it will include students in grades 5-12.
Wings Aerospace Academy offers a “blended learning” format, bringing together the best of two worlds— education technology and on-line learning. Core courses are provided by a certified, multi-district charter school, the Elevate Academy; and hands-on, aerospace-based STEM curricula is provided by Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum in aerospace settings.