Allison Academy

1881 NE 164th Street,
Miami, FL, 33162-0331
     Tel: (305)940-3922
Grades: 6 - 12 | 95 students
Allison Academy is committed to providing each student with opportunities to develop a positive self-concept through achieving success.
The self-esteem of each individual is vital to the development of a stable well-rounded person who can cope with life's challenges with confidence and good judgment.
We are committed to maintaining an atmosphere that builds self-esteem through a success oriented learning environment.
We are an accredited (Association of Independent Schools of Florida (AISF), SACS/CASI, (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools), AdvancED, Middle States Accreditation (MSA).
We are a non-sectarian private school for students in grades 6-12.
We are recognized and respected as a caring institution, providing individual, customized educational programs to meet students' needs and help them realize their dreams.
Our Mission Statement is to provide quality educational programs with an emphasis on meeting individual needs through small class sizes and a nurturing environment where every student's self-esteem is valued and developed.
We accept the responsibility of working in partnership with each student's' parents to create students who are endowed with a lifelong love of learning, healthy self-image, and positive attitude that will enable each student to grow academically, emotionally, socially, and intellectually.
The philosophy of the Allison Academy is to provide a learning environment and educational program of high quality to enhance the development of each individual student's social, emotional, intellectual, and academic growth.
By providing a positive, democratic environment, the student will develop into a productive, self-confident citizen who recognizes the current social and environmental problems and understands the individual's responsibilities and value to society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Mild Learning Disabilities, Reading and Math Remediation
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 95 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Allison Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 8 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Advanced Courses AP English Composition & Literature  
Average SAT score 1000
Average ACT score 22
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki pants/skirts,shorts, polo style shirts with logo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,000
Tuition Notes Registration $450, Book Fee $500 Tuition deposit $1000, Tuition accepted annually, by semester, or in 10 monthly installments.
% on Financial Aid 20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate 88%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Margaret Sheriff
Admissions Associate Amy Robayo

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, TennisBasketballTennis,

School Notes:

  • Allison Academy is a small school with a "family" atmosphere. 
  • We provide a full curriculum of courses that meet and exceed the State requirements for a high school diploma and for college/university entrance.
  • We provide a wide range of electives including art, drama, journalism, yearbook, guitar, team sports, forensic science, anthropology, and personal finance.
  • We have the following after school activities:  rock/jazz band, art club, chess club, scrabble club, student government, dinner/ prom committee
  • Sports available are the following:  basketball, volleyball, tennis, track & field

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Beth Jacob High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fulford Christian Day Care (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Fulford Christian Day Care (0 miles away)
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