The Public Safety Academy provides a variety of educational programs for students in grades 6 through 12. The academy helps students to learn academic and organizational skills. Its academic department develops support programs and courses that are based on the University of California entrance requirements. The Public Safety Academy promotes opportunities to explore real world applications of technology and educational interests through electives and academic counseling programs. Its teachers utilize various methods for teaching, such as cooperative learning, project-based work, hands-on discovery and student-centered presentations. The academy additionally provides various athletic activities. It is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The Public Safety Academy is located in San Bernardino, Calif.