Washington Youth Academy

The Washington Youth Academy is a division of the National Guard Youth ChalleNGe Program. Established under authority of both federal and state law, the WYA is a state-run residential and post-residential intervention for youth who have dropped out of high school or are at risk of dropping out.



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Olympia Field Trip 2015-1

Cadets learn about politics in the rotunda of the Capitol Dome.

Graduation Class 2014-2


Congressional Visits