Baton Rouge Bridge Academy is a tuition free, public charter school located in North Baton Rouge, focused on preparing K-8 scholars for college. The school opened August 2015 with kindergarten and will be adding one grade each year, until it serves students in kindergarten through eighth grade.
Bridge Academy’s mission is to equip all students with the academic and character foundation necessary to succeed in college and lead in the community. To ensure that students are prepared for success in high school and on a clear path to college, the Bridge Academy program reflects the practices implemented at high performing urban schools across the country. Like these schools, Bridge Academy knows that with great teaching, everything is possible, and within a culture of achievement, student learning can thrive. Rigorous academics and character education are at the heart of all the school does.