The GOALS Academy Kindergarten To 6th Grade Free Public Charter School Opened Officially on August 17, 2015 with more than 600 excited children, parents, teachers and friends present! GOALS Academy is Anaheim’s first elementary charter school authorized by the Anaheim City School District And The Expectations Are That This Local Educational Options Will Bring Additional Enrichment, After School Opportunity, & Help To Relieve Local School Overcrowding In Central Anaheim. The School Facilty Is Located at 412 Carl Karcher Way, Anaheim, CA And First Year Enrollment Is Just Under 200. For Enrollment & All Other Information Visit GOALSACADEMY.US. Click on The GOALS Academy logo for news articles and supplemental information.
GOALS Has Expanded To 4 Regional Municipalities During It’s Steady Growth From The Mid-1990’s Until Today. However, The Program Has Retained It’s Home Grown “Roots” Strongly In The City Of Anaheim. All Major GOALS Facilities Are Clustered There, & A 2012 Strategic Plan Was Crafted Called “GOALS For Anaheim” Which Embraces A Collaborative Approach To Youth Development In Multiple Central Anaheim Communities Which Have Suffered From Decades Of Poverty & Problems. The Strategy Has Numerous Elements, Most Prominently An Expansion Of The Landmark GOALS Cadets Teen Service Program Which, Already Involves Hundreds Of Teens In Service to Their Community Annually, Organizing & Alignment With Community Youth Initiatives Operated With the Anaheim Police Such As GRIP & Cops 4 Kids, and The Development Of A Vibrant GOALS Charter School.
The Dreamscape Project Consists Of Several Phases, Two Of Which Are Already Complete. What GOALS Has Been Able To Do With The Help Of About 40 Entities In The Public and Private Sectors Is Create Beautiful and Functional Recreational Facilities Which Are Filled With Programs That Benefit Local Children. The First Dreamscape Facility Is Some 30,000 Square Feet & Features A Tennis Center, Artificial Turf Sports Arena, Jogging Track, & Small Garden. The 2nd Dreamscape Facility Is An 8,000 Square Foot Community Garden Featuring Fruit Trees, Multiple Raised Vegetable Boxes, A Greenhouse, Bench Theatre Area, Vineyard, Cactus & Citrus Areas. The Third Dreamscape Facility Is Underway And When Complete Will Span Some 35,000 Square Feet And Include Lakers Legends Basketball Arena, Berg Electric Sports Arena, “The GOALS Pond” A Small Skating Rink, A Circumferential “Bens Asphalt” Track, & Several Indoor Classrooms.