All New Direction Academy locations are private schools that provide a unique school environment with the primary focus on academic achievement using state-of-the-art technology and innovation.
We prepare students to successfully compete in an increasingly competitive post-secondary environment and global market.
We have incorporated and utilize best practices to assist students with learning and emotional disabilities.
New Direction Academy does not believe in suspending students but correcting their actions through guidance and understanding.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,620
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded
2010

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 45%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size
16 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(School Shirt and Jacket )

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,620
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Polk County, FL is $11,893 for elementary schools and $14,041 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Polk County, FL is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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