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.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 97 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $17,000
  • Acceptance rate: 84%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia, Mild Learning Disabilities, Reading and Math Remediation
Year Founded
1983
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$350
Summer Program Cost Notes
$50 registration, $350 per week.
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
97 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
38%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Allison Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
12 students
Number of AP Courses
2 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP English Composition & Literature, AP English Literature and Composition
Average SAT score
1000
Average ACT score
22
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Khaki pants/skirts,shorts, polo style shirts with logo)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Registration $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 Director
Dr. Allison
Admissions Associate
Margaret Sheriff

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

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

School Reviews

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This school is like a second home to me. I feel included. I love the environment and all my teachers. I have also had really great experiences and I am only a freshman-
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 97 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $17,000
  • Acceptance rate: 84%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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