Bay Life Academy

Tel: (813)490-7295
Grades: K-8 | 100 students
The purpose of Bay Life Academy (BLA) is to encourage students to strive for excellence in all aspects of life: academically, spiritually, and behaviorally.
Our desire is to place an "I can do it" attitude into each student that will overflow into each area of their life.
Our hope is to ignite an excitement for learning in each child that will remain for years to come.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning disabilities, Autism, Aspberger\'s, Down\'s Syndrome and more
Year Founded 2003

Student Body

Total Students 100 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 35%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes McKay Scholarships and Step up for Students Scholarships accepted

School Notes:

  • Kindergarten through 8th Grade. Students with Individual Education Plans accepted.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Legacy Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brandon Christian Community School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is New Jerusalem Christian Academy (0.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seffner
    Brandon Christian Community School
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 2-7 | 13 students
    0.1 miles
    Po Box 1607
    Seffner, FL 33583
  • Seffner
    Grades: PK-8 | 120 students
    0.1 miles
    Po Box 1238
    Seffner, FL 33583
  • Seffner
    Grades: 1-12 | 28 students
    1.1 miles
    131 New Legacy Drive
    Seffner, FL 33584
  • Seffner
    Seffner KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.1 miles
    2524 South Parsons Ave.
    Seffner, FL 33584
  • Brandon
    Grades: PK-11 | 208 students
    1.8 miles
    402 E Windhorst Rd
    Brandon, FL 33510

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