Sphinx Academy is a nationally-accredited, Kentucky-certified, full-time school providing a student-centered, individualized, flexible environment that serves students in grades 8 through 12.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked KY School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 31 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 7 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Sphinx Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Year Founded
2013

Student Body

Total Students
31 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 11%
Students by Grade
Sphinx Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
7 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
Average SAT score
1300

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Wafaa Elghoroury

School Notes

  • At Sphinx Academy, Learning Coaches/teachers meet with each student once a week. They work on an individualized plan through which content delivery, pace, load, and schedule are decided together. Decisions are flexible based on success and changing student needs.
  • At Sphinx Academy, students are offered courses with combined features of online and onsite classes. In addition to regular class meetings, our courses allow students to work independently or with individual support for uninterrupted blocks of time at their own pace. Mastery is assessed through projects, discussions, quizzes, and unit assessments to ensure a deeper understanding of the content.
  • Sphinx Academy learning coaches/teachers act as advisors, facilitators, and mediators. They support the students in their day-to-day emotional, social, and academic needs and they facilitate and organize field trips, internships, community service projects, extracurricular clubs, Socratic discussions, career exploration, and many more activities. They also encourage their students to pursue independent studies exploring their interest areas.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked KY School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 31 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 7 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Lexington, KY is $8,203 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Lexington, KY is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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