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University Academy is a K-12 charter school, located in Kansas City, Missouri. Founded by philanthropists and community leaders Shirley Bush Helzberg, Barnett Helzberg, Tom Bloch and Lynne Brown, the school opened its doors in 2000 as a middle school with plans to extend to high school.

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