Recognition and Accreditations


NOVA Academy takes great pride in upholding meticulous standards of quality and accountability. For example, WASC accreditation validates the integrity of NOVA’s programs and UCOP approval of NOVA’s core courses supports our students’ admission into UC schools and other colleges. This diligence results in a proven record of academic excellence that promotes our students’ success, now and into the future.


U.S. News & World Report’s Best High Schools – 2022, 2021, 2020
Academic Innovations’ Career Choices Silver Medal School – 2020
U.S. News & World Report’s
Best High Schools Bronze Medal Winner – 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Winner – 2016 KMIR Good Deed Contest
Winner – 2015 Mikva Challenge