Students: 300 | Faculty: 35 | Grades: 6-12 | Gender: Coed
Florida Air Academy
Florida Air Academy is a private boarding school for students in grades 6-12. This academy is located in Melbourne, Florida and was founded in 1961 by Jonathan Dwight. They provide a college-prep education with a military-style structure.
Academics at Florida Air Academy is their top priority. They offer Honors, Advanced Placement, Aventa Online courses, or Dual Enrollment courses to all students. Since 1978, this academy has had 100% college acceptance rate for all graduating seniors.
In addition to the outstanding academic program, FAA has several other programs available to the student body.
They encourage students to participate in intramural or interscholastic athletic teams such as archery, track, basketball, or golf. Besides athletic programs, Florida Air Academy offers special programs in skateboarding, flight, surfing, driver’s education, fencing, and lacrosse.
Boarding Schools in Florida
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