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Welcome to Center Academy

Special Education Schools in Florida
Center Academy is a fully accredited, independent private school, family-operated since 1968,
providing a college prep curriculum for students with learning differences in grades 4-12.


Learn the Best Way.
Center Academy will improve its students’ self-esteem, self-concept, and self-confidence.


We Prioritize Safety.
Center Academy creates an environment where students feel comfortable and safe.


Motivated to Succeed.
Center Academy inspires students to give their best in all tasks they undertake.

Trained Faculty

Individualized Excellence.
Our staff has a true understanding of the students’ needs and delivers learning with skill and patience.

Center Academy

Our staff and teachers are experienced with a range of learning differences and challenges, including dyslexia, ADHD, and autism spectrum/ Asperger’s. Our individual student assessment helps each student set and reach their own personal educational goals. We also offer dual enrollment and summer programs for maximum enrichment and accept Step Up For Students Florida Tax Credit (FTC), Family Empowerment Scholarship – Educational Options (FES-EO), Family Empowerment Scholarship for Unique Abilities (FES-UA) – formerly Gardiner & McKay Scholarships, and AAA Scholarships. If you are looking for a well-rounded educational experience that will give your child the support and motivation they need to succeed, please contact us today to learn more.

CA Success is Learned
School Experience

Students who attend Center Academy have a high graduation rate, gain a sense of self-esteem and personal motivation, experience fewer bullying and peer pressure issues, while attaining a quality education. With small class sizes, and individual attention, the Center Academy school experience gives students many distinct advantages. Our students acquire the abilities which help with success in college and in life.

Center Academy

by Sarah T., 10ᵗʰ Grade Student
About Our Teachers

Caring for our future
Earning our respect
Never giving up on us
Taking care of us
Encouraging us to do our best
Revolving around our needs

Attempting to make us smile
Creating a system that is right for us
Acting calm in a hectic situation
Determined to help us graduate
Erasing any flaw that we might have
Making school easier
Yearly dedication


Center Academy
Graduates Know How to


Gain Self Esteem

Budget their time

Set goals for themselves

Think independently

Get along with others

Accept responsibility

Be active participants

What Parents Love About Center Academy:

Teacher-Student Relationships
Parent-Teacher Relationships
Teacher Skills
Academic Programs

School Routine & Discipline


Clarity of School Goals & Values

Our Teachers at Center Academy:

Offer a caring, orderly, safe, and nurturing environment

Emphasize the education of the whole child

Treat students with respect

Deliver an enriched environment through curriculum, community and individual attention

Spend time doing what they do best: Teaching!

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