Atlantis Academy
Miami

FAQ

What do AtlantisStudents at a picnic table Academy graduates do after high school?
Traditionally, 60-70 percent of graduates have attended four year universities or community colleges. Students who do not choose to attend college often enroll in technical schools to continue their education or enlist in the military.

What are the class sizes at Atlantis Academy?
Atlantis Academy maintains a very low student – teacher ratio, and this approach is a significant strength as far as our individualized instruction. Over the past five years we have had a 8:1 student-teacher ratio in the majority of classes.  We are committed to keeping class sizes small as we teach each student individually.

 

Does Atlantis Academy offer any scholarships or financial aid?
Atlantis Academy is a member of the McKay Coalition of Schools and accepts McKay Scholarships. Other scholarships may be  available through Educational Services of America. For more information, please call Eric Smith at (305) 271-9771.

What types of students attend Atlantis Academy?
Atlantis Academy works with many different students. We treat all students as individuals and see all students benefit from our approach. Many of our students are struggling with an emotional issue as well as a learning challenge. Atlantis Academy seeks to help students overcome both.

What type of training do your teachers have?
Teachers have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in the subject area they teach and are professionally licensed or currently working toward licensure.

What tuition payment plans does Atlantis Academy offer?Students sitting around a table
Atlantis Academy offers various payment plans for parents through the FACTS tuition management program.

Is Atlantis Academy accredited?
Atlantis Academy is fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI), an accrediting division of AdvancEd, and the Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS).

Does Atlantis Academy offer Before and After Care Services?
The before school care program starts at 7:00 a.m. and the after program is provided until 6:00 pm on every full day of school.

Does Atlantis Academy offer tutoring services?
Atlantis Academy offers both individual tutoring and special interest/enrichment classes. Our individual tutoring programs are arranged based on the need of the student. Individual session are generally available two or three times a week for one hour. We also offer after-school enrichment classes such as Art, Cooking, Computers, and Fitness.