How the Academy Class of 2023 Stacked Up
Total scholarships received by The Academy class of 2023
The number of unique colleges and universities to which Academy students were accepted
1 in 5
Academy students accepted into US colleges and Universities with an acceptance rate lower than 15%
The Academy Advantage
Academy teachers are specially trained to meet the unique needs of our students. One hundred percent of them hold advanced degrees and provide students with individualized authentic feedback.
Academy college counselors support students with college and career planning. Academy counselors have significantly smaller caseloads allowing students to receive a completely personalized counseling experience.
Admissions Process FAQs
How do I enroll my student in the Academy?
Is the Academy a gifted and talented program?The Academy at Laurel Springs meets the academic and social-emotional needs of gifted students as well as students who are highly intellectual, curious, and driven by a passion for learning. Our advanced curriculum allows gifted and non-gifted learners to deep dive into subjects they excel in and learn and master subjects at their own pace, however we do not test for giftedness as The Academy is not a gifted and talented program.
What is a gifted program?Gifted programs provide select K-12 students, also known as gifted learners, with an enriching and accelerated academic program to cater to their intellect and unique needs.
What is the definition of a gifted learner?If your child excels in a subject, feels like their coursework is unchallenging, or they comprehend subjects faster than their peers, they may be a gifted learner. Gifted learners are often driven, curious, and talented. These students come from all kinds of backgrounds. Gifted students can be talented in a certain subject area or have a multitude of abilities; they often have unique academic needs that aren't fulfilled in the traditional classroom. Giftedness is often identified through a series of assessments using qualitative and quantitative measures. The Academy at Laurel Springs does not provide gifted testing.
Is the Academy only for gifted learners?
Does the Academy offer NCAA-approved courses for student-athletes?Yes. We offer NCAA-approved courses.