Center Academy

1520 Land O Lakes Blvd Suite D
Lutz, FL 33549-0335
Tel: (813)909-9442
Grades: 4 - 12 | 74 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.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Independent Private Schools Association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades 4 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported LD, ADHD, Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Learning Differences, Motivation
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 74 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Center Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies, with need-based and McKay Scholarships available
Admissions Director Andrew Guido, M.Ed.

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag FootballBasketballFlag Football,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Palms Private School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kids Stuff Preschool Kindergarten & Childcare (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kids Stuff Preschool Kindergarten & Childcare (0.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lutz
    Grades: PK-K | 85 students
    0.1 miles
    21360 Lake Floyd Drive
    Lutz, FL 33549
    (813)949-2237
    0.1PK-K
    85
  • Land O lakes
    Grades: PK-KG | 72 students
    1.1 miles
    21404 Carson Dr
    Land O lakes, FL 34639
    (813)948-8600
    1.1PK-KG
    72
  • Lutz
    Palms Private School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 3-12 | 10 students
    1.4 miles
    22637 Laureldale Dr
    Lutz, FL 33549
    (813)949-4743
    1.43-12
    10
  • Lutz
    Grades: PK-12 | 136 students
    3.2 miles
    17951 N US Hwy 41
    Lutz, FL 33549
    (813)221-1711
    3.2PK-12
    136
  • Land O Lakes
    Grades: NS-12 | 216 students
    3.7 miles
    5105 School Rd
    Land O Lakes, FL 34638
    (813)995-9040
    3.7NS-12
    216

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