Atlantis Academy

Atlantis Academy, founded in 1976 in Miami, is now serving students in Coral Springs.
Atlantis Academy, open to students from K through 12th grade, offers personalized learning strategies based upon each student's academic level and emphasizes core subjects such as reading, language arts, and math to students with learning difficulties.
In 2017 Atlantis Academy opened its L.I.F.E. Program. This services young adults ages 18 and older.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit or Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedAspergers, Autism, Dyslexia, Learning differences, ADHD, Learning Difficulties
Year Founded1976
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$165
Summer Program Cost NotesSummer recreational and L.I.F.E program(16 and older) is $165.00 per week. Summer Academics is $215.00 per Week.
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students141 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Atlantis Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform shirt, Khaki, Black or navy pants/shorts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$17,700
Tuition NotesMcKay Scholarship, Gardiner Scholarship, H.O.P.E. Scholarship accepted toward tuition.
Admissions DirectorDonna Bussiere
Admissions AssociateTeresa Marrero


Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballSoccer,
Track and Field


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Aftercare Program, Computer club, Cooking Club, Fandom Club, Gaming Clubb, Photography club, Social Skills, Student Council Council, Woodworking Working Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
basketball, Special Olympics, Track and Field

School Notes

  • Low student to teacher ratio
  • Experienced, caring and nurturing staff
  • Staff fosters self-confidence and self-esteem
  • Ascend Math Gold Medal School
  • We offer a daily after-school program, summer camp and summer school
  • We accept the McKay scholarship, Gardiner-A.A.A. Scholarship Foundation, H.O.P.E. Scholarship Phone:
  • We have professional liaisons with numerous psychologists, speech and occupational therapists that work with our students on campus
  • Chancelight Autism Services- ABA and Clinic Serives within the school building
  • Multimedia classes offered
  • AdvancEd/SACS accredited
  • Special Olympics
  • After School Clubs, Tutoring, Social Skill Groups

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  • Pompano Beach
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    Special Education School
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    3 miles
    4700 Riverside Drive, Suite 100
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    (954) 575-1231
    3 5-12
  • Coral Springs
    Bright Steps Forward
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 9 students
    3.7 miles
    Bright Steps Forward1495 North Park DriveWeston, FL, 33326
    Coral Springs, FL 33071
    (954) 376-3911
    3.7 1-12
  • Fort Lauderdale
    Broward Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 21 students
    17.6 miles
    5850 S Pine Island Rd
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
    (954) 434-2980
    17.6 1-12
  • Coral Springs
    Grades: 9-12 | 187 students
    4.9 miles
    648 Riverside Drive
    Coral Springs, FL 33071
    (954) 680-8309
    4.9 9-12
  • Fort Lauderdale
    American Preparatory Academy
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    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 171 students
    16.6 miles
    4850 S Pine Island Road
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33328
    (954) 434-8936
    16.6 K-12

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
With the small class sizes and awesome teachers and administration I was able to graduate and be accepted to several colleges. I chose a small Northwest college in Florida. Atlantis Academy changed my life!
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This school saved my daughter. They are caring, nurturing and at the same time they hold our children accountable with their academics. The small class sizes and professional teachers blend a wonderful academic setting. The administration has an open door policy and they go above and beyond their daily duties. Choose Atlantis Academy Coral Springs you won`t be disappointed!
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We have seen our child blossom at AA. We are working on ensuring that he continues to be pushed beyond his dreams. The staff members are caring and eager to help the children learn. A few turnovers, but it seems that has occurred to ensure the school maintains staff members who care are compassionate and passionate. It has been a positive experience for us as a family.
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Saved my son. Simply a great school that is wonderful for kids with or without special needs.
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