Acton Academy Lincoln

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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.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded2020

Student Body

Total Students13 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Acton Academy Lincoln Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,900
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorZach 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.

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Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Acton Academy Lincoln is College View Academy (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Peter's Catholic School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lincoln Knowledge Beginnings (1.6 miles away)
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The average private school tuition in Lincoln, NE is $3,889 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).