Welcome to The Classical School

The Classical School is a division of the The First Academy, a well respected conventional Christian school that has been serving Orlando since 1987.

The Classical School, founded in 2000, is a program designed for home school families and offers classes from kindergarten through grade 12. It offers both enrichment activities and academic classes that center on critical thinking skills within a Christian context. Athletic opportunities are available in most sports through The First Academy’s extensive program.

The Classical School offers two different programs:

Looking to enroll? Check out our TCS Admissions page for details on how to get started!

Classical School Contacts:

Sarah Donovan,
Director of The Extended Educational Programs
(407) 206-8704
Joe Fana
Joe Fana,
Principal of The Classical School
(407) 206-8762
Dannette Kelly,
Program Coordinator
(407) 206-8762

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  • Facts at a Glance

    • 21,102

      Volunteer hours given by the Upper School Students last year.
    • 1,345

      Alumni since 1986.
  • The First Academy is Accredited by:

    • Florida Council of Independent Schools
    • Florida Kindergarten Council
    • Southern Association of Independent Schools
    • AdvancEd Southern Association of Colleges & Schools
    • Council on Educational Standards & Accountability
    • Association of Christian Schools International