The First Academy
|School Membership(s)||Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Christian Schools International (CSI)
|Religious Affiliation||Christian (no specific denomination)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten - 12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Awards||Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2009|
|Total Students||1135 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
|Academics and Faculty|
|Total Classroom Teachers||110 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1 (National school avg.: 13:1)|
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||25%|
|Average Class Size||19 students|
|Number of AP Courses||18 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Matriculation Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom dress code||Formal
|Finances and Admission|
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||The annual tuition range is $6,000-$14,000|
|% on Financial Aid||30%|
|Admissions Director||Mary-Kay Haseley|
|Admissions Associate||Kristi Summers|
|Total Sports Offered||15 sports|
|Track and Field||Volleyball|
- The First Academy's mission is to prepare children for life as Christian leaders who choose character before career, wisdom beyond scholarship, service before self, and participation as a way of life.
- The First Academy is a 2A school and member of Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA). A number of our student athletes have been awarded Division I scholarships to play for colleges and universities throughout the US.
- Students of the Performing Art programs have received the highest possible rankings in band and theatre at the District and State level, and TFA visual art students have received awards from such notable entities as the Winter Park Art Festival, and Disney's Festival of the Masters.
- Our TFA Royal Marching Band had the privilege of marching in the McDonald's Thanksgiving Day Parade in Chicago on Thanksgiving Day 2009.
Profile last updated: 01/22/2013
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