Grades: 6 - 12 | 77 students
The mission of Center Academy is to provide students with a learning environment that facilitates the development of self-confidence, motivation, and academic skills, and gives students the opportunity to achieve success in life.
It is often difficult for a child to maintain self-esteem when his/her learning requirements differ from other students in school.
Therefore, we offer a highly structured educational program in an atmosphere that is familiar, understanding, nurturing, and supportive.
Center Academy helps students with average to above average intelligence who "fall through the cracks" in school, or who need special help with organization, motivation, and/or social skills.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Independent Private Schools Association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
|Grades Offered||Grades 6 - 12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Specific Learning Disabilities, ADD/ADHD, Language Impairment, Asperger Syndrome/ASD|
|Total Students||77 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||29%
State avg.: 35%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||8 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|Number of AP Courses||3 courses|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$13,980|
|Tuition Notes||John McKay and Center Academy scholarships available for students with IEPs, 504 Plans, or financial need|
|Admissions Director||Barbara Cooper|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
ParklandGrades: K-8 | 464 students
6000 N University Dr
Parkland, FL 33067
Pompano BeachGrades: 2-12 | 11 students
6042 Nw 66th Avenue
Pompano Beach, FL 33067
Coral SpringsGrades: UG | 12 students
10168 W Sample Rd
Coral Springs, FL 33065
Pompano BeachGrades: NS-K | 50 students
10154 W Sample Rd
Pompano Beach, FL 33065
Coral SpringsGrades: PK-12 | 863 students
2251 Riverside Dr
Coral Springs, FL 33065
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