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Sunrise Academy is an innovative, independent, non-sectarian school. We cater to the unique needs of our learners so that they can flourish, instead of being left behind.
Compassion is at the core of our education and we want to nurture each and every students' talent and passion and ensure that our students take action for the common good.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 401 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,900
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School News

  • Sunrise Academy featured in Orlando Sentinel - 10/10/2020
    Sunrise Academy was recognized by the Orlando Sentinel for its commitment to inclusivity. Sunrise Academy was honored to be recognized by the Orlando Sentinel in a piece that highlighted the ...moremany schools that discriminate against LGBTQ+ students in Florida. Sunrise Academy is committed to equal opportunity for all. hide
  • Principal Connolly to lead Upper School; Principal Franklin to head Lower School - 09/20/2020
    Sunrise Academy is excited to announce that as a result of strong growth, we are splitting our K-12 division into two schools to better serve our students.
    The Lower School will ...morebe led by Principal Shellnisha Franklin who is assisted by academic Dean, Halley Whitten-Connolly ("Mrs. Whitten"). The Upper School will be led by Principal Levi Whitten-Connolly ("Mr. Connolly") who is assisted by academic Dean, Stephanie Conway. hide
  • Dance Team Receives Mayor's Award - 01/15/2020
    Sunrise Academy's Dance Team, Knight's in Training, received a trophy from the Mayor of Orange City, Mr. Gary Blair, and the City Council for "Best Walking Group" at the 2019 ...moreChristmas Parade. hide
  • Sunrise Academy to become a Peace Mala Accredited School - 07/01/2019
    Peace Mala is multi award winning educational project for peace and global citizenship that Ms. Pam Evans MBE began in Great Britain in 2001, in response to 9/11. The project ...moreis endorsed by many community leaders, including His Holiness Pope Francis, and the Dalai Lama. hide

Top Rankings

Sunrise Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
2016

Student Body

Total Students
401 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
62%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Sunrise Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Burgundy shirt and khaki pants)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Sunrise Academy participates in the McKay, Florida Empowerment, and Florida Tax Credit Scholarship programs.
Admissions Associate
Mrs. Lidia Gonzalez

School Notes

  • Sunrise Academy is an innovative, independent, non-sectarian school. We cater to the unique needs of our learners so that they can flourish, instead of being left behind. Compassion is at the core of our education and we want to nurture each and every students' talent and passion and ensure that our students take action for the common good. We are confident that your child will have a good, meaningful education here at Sunrise Academy-an education that will enable your child to positively impact and shape the wider world.
Profile last updated: 01/07/2021

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 401 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,900
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Volusia County, FL is $6,375 for elementary schools and $6,366 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Volusia County, FL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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