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Acton Academy Lincoln Photo #1 - School, as we know it, was designed in 1893. Our school was born different. Acton Academy is one of the newest and most innovative (and downright coolest) school designs in the world. Each Acton school was founded by parents who believe there is a better way to educate their children and help other like-minded families in their community.
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Acton Academy Lincoln Photo #1 - School, as we know it, was designed in 1893. Our school was born different. Acton Academy is one of the newest and most innovative (and downright coolest) school designs in the world. Each Acton school was founded by parents who believe there is a better way to educate their children and help other like-minded families in their community.
Acton Academy Lincoln Photo #2 - Acton Academy Lincoln is an innovative K-8 private school program in Lincoln, Nebraska. We believe each child who enters Acton Academy will find a calling that changes the world and that learning to do, learning to be, and learning to learn are more important than memorization alone learning to know.
Acton Academy Lincoln Photo #3 - Childhood should be about the discovery of self. We are a place where kids are free to be kids while learning how to be kind, passionate, and powerful individuals capable of changing the world. By utilizing the latest technology and educational methods, we help empower Lions to be their greatest selves every day.
Acton Academy Lincoln Photo #4 - We offer a truly different approach to school. Supported by the latest in technology and cognitive science, we move beyond the traditional tools of lectures, homework, high-stakes tests, and grades. At Acton Academy Lincoln, students K-8 learn in collaborative classrooms of multi-age learners. Our flexible approach challenges each student with their differentiated learning plan and inspires them through real-world projects.
Acton Academy Lincoln Photo #5 - Hello - We are the Harsin Family. Our family, like yours, simply wanted a joyful, curious childhood to be fostered for our children through learning. Once we found Acton we knew that it could be everything we were looking for...and MORE! Together, with parents, we work together to make Acton the perfect blend of individuality, curiosity, and community.
Empower Your Child For Life.  Your child will thrive at this K-8 private school as they discover and grow their unique strengths.
If you`re like most Acton Academy parents, you want your kids to find their calling whatever that is and make a positive difference in the world.
You want them to be confident, independent learners who can tackle anything they set their minds to.That`s our vision for students, too.
From the self-directed learning environment to the entrepreneurial Business Fairs, and the Montessori elements for our youngest learners, Acton brings out the unique interests and talents of every child and prepares them to be world-changers.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NE School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 48 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,900
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Top Rankings

Acton Academy Lincoln ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Nebraska for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
2020

Student Body

Total Students
48 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade
Acton Academy Lincoln Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size
18 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Zach Harsin

School Notes

  • Childhood should be about the discovery of self. We are a place where kids are free to be kids while learning how to be kind, passionate, and powerful individuals capable of changing the world. By utilizing the latest technology and educational methods, we help empower Lions to be their greatest selves every day. We offer a truly different approach to school. Supported by the latest in technology and cognitive science, we move beyond the traditional tools of lectures, homework, high-stakes tests, and grades. At Acton Academy Lincoln, our students learn in collaborative classrooms of multi-age learners. Our flexible approach challenges each student with their differentiated learning plan and inspires them through real-world projects and experiences.
Profile last updated: 07/22/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NE School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 48 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,900
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Nebraska is $3,554 for elementary schools and $7,798 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Nebraska is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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