The Elgin Math and Science Academy is an EL Education public charter school.
We strive to support the whole child and develop socially responsible leaders who aspire to create a better world.
EMSA will be an inspirational model for K-8 public education.
Together, we will equip our students to be successful in a changing world and we will empower them to think critically with a global perspective while living out our Habits of Scholarship: Respect, Responsibility, Courage and Creativity.
Our community is a Crew where everyone is welcomed, has a purpose and a voice.
Our campus enriches the educational experience through the wonder of nature.
Our classrooms are active, engaging, and student led spaces.
Our curriculum is STEM centered and data driven with "real-world" outcomes.
Our teachers are the backbone of our school culture and academic rigor.