How the Academy Class of 2022 Stacked Up
of the Class of 2022 Academy graduates are college-bound
The Academy Class of 2022 reported receiving $1M in scholarships
of Class of 2022 graduates who applied were offered admission to their first-choice school
Class of 2022 graduates were offered admission to 76% of U.S. News and World Report's Top 50 schools
The Academy Advantage
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.