Allison Academy

  • Allison Academy is committed to providing each student with opportunities to develop a positive self-concept through achieving success in a college preparatory curriculum.
  • The self-esteem of each individual is vital to the development of a stable well-rounded person who can cope with life's challenges with confidence and good judgment.
  • We are committed to maintaining an atmosphere that builds self-esteem through a success oriented learning environment.
  • We are an accredited (Association of Independent Schools of Florida (AISF), SACS/CASI, (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools), AdvancED, Middle States Accreditation (MSA) and Ai (Accreditation International).
  • We are a non-sectarian private school for students in grades 6-12.
  • We are recognized and respected as a caring institution, providing individual, customized educational programs to meet students' needs and help them realize their dreams.
  • Our Mission Statement is to provide quality educational programs with an emphasis on meeting individual needs through small class sizes and a nurturing environment where every student's self-esteem is valued and developed.
  • We accept the responsibility of working in partnership with each student's' parents to create students who are endowed with a lifelong love of learning, healthy self-image, and positive attitude that will enable each student to grow academically, emotionally, socially, and intellectually.
  • The philosophy of the Allison Academy is to provide a learning environment and educational program of high quality to enhance the development of each individual student's social, emotional, intellectual, and academic growth.
  • By providing a positive, democratic environment, the student will develop into a productive, self-confident citizen who recognizes the current social and environmental problems and understands the individual's responsibilities and value to society.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
AdvancED
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Association of Independent Schools of Florida
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Accreditation International
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia, Mild Learning Disabilities, Reading and Math Remediation
Year Founded1983
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$350
Summer Program Cost Notes$50 registration, $350 per week.
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students105 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 41%
Students by GradeAllison Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses2 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP English Composition & Literature, AP English Literature and Composition,
Average SAT score1000
Average ACT score22
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants/skirts,shorts, polo style shirts with logo)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$17,000
Tuition NotesRegistration $450, Book Fee $600, Activity Fee $150 Tuition deposit $1000, Tuition accepted annually, by semester, or in 10 monthly installments.
% on Financial Aid
15%
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,000
Acceptance Rate
84%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDr. Allison
Admissions AssociateMargaret Sheriff

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, Robotics Club, Rock Jazz Band., Running Club, Science Club, Student Government

School Notes

  • Allison Academy is a small school with a "family" atmosphere. 
  • We provide a full curriculum of courses that meet and exceed the State requirements for a high school diploma and for college/university entrance.
  • We provide a wide range of electives including art, drama, journalism, yearbook, guitar, team sports, forensic science, anthropology, and personal finance.
  • We have the following after school activities:  rock/jazz band, art club, chess club, scrabble club, student government, dinner/ prom committee
  • Sports available are the following:  basketball, volleyball, tennis, track & field

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