Details overview

Hours 09:00 AM - 03:25 PM
School leader Beth Cleary
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning Paladin Academy is an accredited SACS school providing a rigorous college-bound curriculum utilizing an individualized multi-sensory instructional approach. We aim to enable student success through a focus on remediation, study skills and assistance in core academic areas. Our community achieves academic and social success in a structured college-preparatory environment while having the opportunity to reach their full academic potential and thrive in a fully inclusive accredited program.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Special Education

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Theory
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Performing & written arts None
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

11
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
College preparation resources College/career counseling
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Special education program details Our entire academic community focusing on talented students with average to above average intelligence struggling with language or math learning challenges. Individuals require a small classroom environment, while some may struggle with a mild learning differences such as attention deficits. All classes utilize an individualized multi-sensory instructional approach to aide students with remediation. Our community thrives in a fully accredited program preparing for college.
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 43% 42%
American Indian/Alaska Native 33% 0%
Two or more races 9% 3%
Hispanic 8% 29%
Black 7% 23%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
1
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
4
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Soccer
Boys sports Soccer
Clubs Chess club
Cooking club
Community service
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:30 AM
After school end time 05:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Community service award Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Year received 2017
Community service award Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Year received 2016
Community service award Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Year received 2015

Teachers

2
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner AdvancEd
Partner website Http://www.advanc-ed.org
Partner The Dyslexia Foundation
Partner website Http://www.dyslexiafoundation.org/

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Paladin Academy accepts applications for enrollment throughout the year. A copy of our School Application Form & Student Profile document can be found online through www.paladinacademy.com. A private tour can be requested by contacting the school via phone at 954-431-4224 or online. To aide with ensuring our program will be the best fit for the student, copies of recent academic reports, assessments, evaluations and any related ESE documentation will be required as part of the process.
Learn more Http://www.paladinacademy.com/admissions/
Application requirements Application
Transcript
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $18000
Tuition range (high) $20000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012