News

2016 has been quite the year for Mountain Youth Academy. So far, students have participated in the following events:

  • Superbowl party
  • Movie day at Abingdon Cinema
  • Monthly yoga & zumba classes
  • Student-chosen restaurant outings
  • Student-led prom
  • Johnson County 1st Annual GLO-RUN
  • Barter Theater to see live performances of “Charlottes Web”, “Charlie & the Chocolate Factory”, “Robin Hood”, “Cry Wolf”
  • Bristol Drag Race
  • Mountain City Community Center for Pool Party
  • Disney on Ice performances
  • Harlem Globe Trotters
  • Bristol Ballet Company
  • Easter Egg Hunt
  • St. Patrick’s Day Party
  • Just Jump Trampoline Park
  • ETSU Theater
  • White Top Mountain Bike Trail
  • Tubing down the New River
  • Water Field Day

Our administrative staff celebrates birthdays by taking students out to lunch as a group during their birthday month. Recently, our students have volunteered their time at Feeding the Homeless in Bristol for  “Soup for the Soul.”  Student Council meets once a month to discuss peer request and suggestions.

We are looking forward to the upcoming fall and winter holidays! Reconstruction on the building will be complete by September 15.