Sakkara Youth Institute Independent School

1209 Paul Russell Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32301-0323
     Tel: (850)878-0540
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Grades: K - 9 | 26 students
Sakkara Youth Institute Independent School was founded by three intrepid and innovative thinkers Sharon Ames-Dennard, Ph.D., Dana Dennard, Ph.D., and Kha Dennard, Ed.D.
Our school is named after the Sakkara Complex located in Ancient Kemet.
It was the first institute of higher learning on the continent.
It translates into a place where enlightenment dwells.
In this millennium, the future will belong to those who prepare for it today.
Consequently, it is imperative that we cultivate youth development.
Sakkara Youth Institute is a college preparatory educational facility designed to prepare children to meet the challenges of the 21st Century.
SYI is unique in its high expectations, culturally sensitive strategies and developmentally appropriate materials.
Our primary mission is to develop SYI students into competent, caring, and contributing members of society.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 26 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Sakkara Youth Institute Independent School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Franklin Academy (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is All Stars Academic Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is All Stars Academic Academy (0.8 miles away)
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  • TallahasseeAll Stars Academic Academy
      (Christian)
    702 E Orange Ave
    TallahasseeFL 32301
    (850)877-8870
      (Christian)
    0.8 mi | 20 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TallahasseeFranklin Academy
      (Christian)
    615 Tuskegee St
    TallahasseeFL 32305
    (850)575-4826
      (Christian)
    1.9 mi | 43 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • TallahasseeRise Institute
    1375 Cross Creek Cir
    TallahasseeFL 32301
    (850)309-1500
    2.4 mi | 29 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • TallahasseeEpiphany Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    8300 Deerlake Road West
    TallahasseeFL 32312
    (850)385-9822
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2.6 mi | 81 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LortonMetropolitan School of the Arts Academy
    Vocational/Technical School  (Christian)
    9601 Ox Road
    LortonVA 22079
    (703)339-0444
    Vocational/Technical School  (Christian)
    2.6 mi | 15 students | Gr. 6-12                      

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