Nea Community Learning Center

Engage. Explore. Excel.

Our School

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A Tuition-Free public charter school
The Nea Community Learning Center (Nea) provides a creative and flexible college-bound program to 620 students in grades TK through 8. Nea is located in Alameda, CA.


Our History

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Built on a model of proven success

The idea for Nea arose in 2008, when a team of experienced Alameda charter school educators sought to extend their innovative and highly successful model to a wider and more diverse student population.


Our Approach

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A Journey of learning & self-discovery

Nea engages students (we call them learners) with a hands-on, project-based approach and differentiated learning opportunities that support each learner's unique path to excellence.


Our Success

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Graduates primed for College success

Nea promotes learner growth and confidence from kindergarten to college. Nea provides its graduates with the solid academic and social-emotional foundations that lead to college admissions and, more importantly, college success.