Emery L. Fears Boys Academy is the top boys' school of African-American heritage in Washington, DC. Located in northwest Washington, DC, Emery L. Fears Boys Academy seeks to successfully educate and produce young men who are intellectual thinkers and Christian servants of Jesus Christ and mankind. Through formal Christian-based education and guidance, the Academy seeks to develop the integrity and wholesome growth of motivated youth and productive citizens. The Academy's philosophy states that, "Every young man should be taught to believe that he is indeed a genius and a gentleman with the leadership and learning skills of a champion scholar, created in the image of God to become a mighty servant of God. The Academy's mottos are "Veritas Et Utilitas Nulli Secundus" which can be translated as "Truth and Service Second to None" and "Floreat Fearsonium" can be translated as "May Fears Flourish" or "Let Fears Flourish."
Posted: 12/11/2008 • Link to this review