Laurel Springs Academy for the Gifted and Talented

Laurel Springs Academy for the Gifted and Talented, a division of Laurel Springs School, offers gifted students a comprehensive distance learning program. The online program engages students in intellectually stimulating curriculum and collaboration opportunities with like-minded peers and mentors through e-symposia, discussions, and seminars. Laurel Springs Academy students pursue an in-depth course of study that fosters creative and critical-thinking skills.

Laurel Springs Academy for the Gifted and Talented Review

Fee Structure: By the year or semester
Tuition Cost: $12,000/year, $6,300/semester
Student Type: Only teens
Program Type: Combination
Offers Diploma: Yes
Year Founded: 2008
Accredited: Yes
Accreditation: Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

About Laurel Springs Academy for the Gifted and Talented

Laurel Springs Academy for the Gifted and Talented was founded in 2008 by the accredited Laurel Springs School to provide a personalized learning path for gifted and talented students in grades 7-12. The Academy offers virtual classroom experiences and the advantage of working in intimate small groups so students can get to know each other and feel supported by their peers and teachers alike.

The Academy teachers are deeply committed to the success of each student and provide intensive support and encouragement throughout the year. The student’s mentor-teacher, alongside the parent, ensures that the student is staying on track and serves as a liaison for all members of the Academy Learning Team. Personal relationships are at the core of the student’s experience in the Academy.

Laurel Springs Academy for the Gifted and Talented Accreditation

Laurel Springs Academy for the Gifted and Talented is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

Laurel Springs Academy for the Gifted and Talented Programs

The Academy offers a wide variety of educational opportunities, which include honors and Advanced Placement courses as well as opportunities to conduct in-depth research projects in a subject of the student’s choosing. Academy students often select subjects for their research projects that center around their specific gift or talent. This provides an exciting journey of deeper involvement and understanding of the student’s artistic, musical, athletic or intellectual pursuits.

Laurel Springs Academy for the Gifted and Talented Admissions

Prospective students register and apply for admission to the Academy online. Applications are reviewed by the Admissions Committee within one week of submission, and the admissions decision is communicated immediately. For more information on the school’s admission requirements, contact Laurel Springs directly.

Contact Person: Katja Bruinink
Toll-free Number: 800-377-5890
Phone: 805-646-2473 Ext. 114
Fax: 805-646-0186
Email: katja@laurelsprings.com
Website: www.laurelspringsacademyforthegiftedandtalented.com

Laurel Springs Academy for the Gifted and Talented Tuition Cost

The Academy offers enrollment for an all-inclusive tuition fee of $12,000 per year (two semesters), or $6,300 for one semester. Additional fees may apply for customized courses. Limited financial assistance is available for qualifying students.

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