Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:30 PM
School leader Nadia Hionides
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Faith-based
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
Performing arts
Technology
Visual arts
Instructional / curriculum models used STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Project-based
Outdoor / Farm-based
College preparatory
Hybrid / Blended learning
Internships

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: American Sign Language (ASL)
Music Choir / Chorus
Rock band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Science lab
Playground
Performance stage
Music room
Kitchen
Internet access
Garden / Greenhouse
Art room
Sports Fields
Access to farm or natural area
Extra learning resources (misc.) Dual Enrollment
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
College preparation resources College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 62% 42%
Black 29% 23%
Hispanic 6% 29%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
4
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
Girls sports Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Wrestling
Boys sports Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Wrestling
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Public School
  Charter School
  Other Private School

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Cooking / nutrition teacher
Staff Tutor(s)
School counselor
Robotics / Technology specialist
PE instructor
Music teacher
Gardening teacher
Dance teacher
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Computer specialist
College counselor
Art teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
French
Arabic
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Greek

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Paid public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Jacksonville Science Festival
Partner website Www.JacksonvilleScienceFestival.org

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Our Director of Admission, Frankye Flowers, looks forward to meeting your family and sharing the mission and vision of The Foundation Academy with you. To speak to her or to set up a tour of our 23 acre campus, please call 904.493.7300.
Learn more Http://www.foundationacademy.com/index.php/admissions/how-to-apply/
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $9000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Tax credits
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 340
For the year 2015-2016
# of students accepted 320
For the year 2015-2016

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012