Patriot Preparatory Academy

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Patriot Preparatory Academy
4938 Beatrice Drive

School typeCharter
FounderDavid McIlrath
SuperintendentSean Smith
Campus typeSuburban
Colour(s)Maroon, White, and Gold

Patriot Preparatory Academy is a charter school in Columbus, Ohio. It was formerly known as Liberty Christian Academy and Liberty Preparatory Academy.



Patriot Started out as Liberty Christian. It eventually changed into Liberty Preparatory before officially becoming Patriot Preparatory Academy. The school was founded by David McIlrath.


Patriot Preparatory participates in athletics under the authority of the Ohio High School Athletic Association.


Basketball (Boys, 7th, 8th, JV, and Var.)

Basketball (Girls, MS, JV, and Var.)

Basketball (Intramural, K-6th)

Soccer (Coed, MS and Var.)

Volleyball (Girls, MS, JV, and Var.)

Baseball (Boys, MS and Var.)

Softball (Girls, MS and Var.)

Track and Field (Coed, MS and Var.)

Cheerleading (Girls, MS, JV, and Varsity)


2011- Girls Basketball

2012- Boys Basketball

2017- Hosted first OHSAA Tournament game


2016 Average Testing Score: 55.2% (2016)

Student Teacher Ratio: 16:1

Reading Proficiency- 79%

Math Proficiency- 56%

Average ACT Score: 20/36

3 Visual Arts classes:

3 Music classes:

1 Foreign Language class

2 Technology Classes

12 School Clubs/Programs

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