Mainspring Academy

  • Mainspring Academy is a day-school setting for students ages5to 22 with a wide range of learning, emotional,physical,neurological and developmental disabilities.
  • Mainspring Academy mission is to serve as thepremier,comprehensive learning and support center in Jacksonvilleand it'ssurrounding areas.
  • Mainspring has been created with the entire child in mind.
  • We look in detail at each area of development to ensure thatweare presenting academic, social skills, vocational andbehavioralcontent in the most effective manner.
  • We understand that all children need to grow in anacademicenvironment that promotes life-long learning.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedAutism, Down Syndrome, ADHD, Genetic Disorders, Emotional Behavioral Disorders , Language impairments, Visual Impairments, traumatic brain injury, learning disorders
Year Founded2015

Student Body

Total Students69 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size6 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Our mission is to serve as the premier, comprehensive learning and supportcenter for students with exceptional and special needs in theJacksonville area. Through teamwork and communication, wewill help our students reach their fullest potential through thelifespan in a safe and nurturing environment. AtMainspring Academy, we believe in-Teamwork: Through teamwork andcollaboration, a student will make significant gains. We recognizeteachers, parents, therapists, family and community members as anintegral part of the student`s successCommunication: Open dialogueamong staff members, parents and administrators is key to astudent`s success in school, home and community settings. PersonalGrowth: Through modeling and curriculum, we teach our studentsself-respect, self-discipline and self-knowledge. We also foster anenvironment that promotes values such as responsibility, diversityand inclusion. Culture: Honesty, integrity and fairness are centralto a productive and nurturing environment. We support staff,students and parents in their efforts to encompass these values anddisplay them in their interactions with each other providing anurturing and safe environment for all.Tenacity: It is our corebelief that with measurable and appropriate goals, regardless ofdifference or disability, all students can succeed! We never giveup on our students!
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  • Jacksonville
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    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 105 students
    6.3 miles
    11915 Beach Blvd, Ste 101
    Jacksonville, FL 32246
    (904) 637-0300
    6.3 K-12
  • Jacksonville
    Grades: K-12 | 75 students
    8.1 miles
    12276 San Jose Blvd. Suite 528
    Jacksonville, FL 32223
    (904) 389-5106
    8.1 K-12

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