Advising and Guidance

Lower School

For Lower School Guidance, please contact Mr. Tom Laegeler at 407-206-8813.

Middle School

The Middle School is always looking for opportunities to serve our students and parents. We would love to assist in answering questions about academic, social, or spiritual topics in the guidance area. Please contact Chris Mayberry, Middle School Assistant Principal, at 407-206-8617.

Upper School

The Upper School is committed to helping students gain entrance into the best colleges fit for each student’s college, career and life goals.  Guidance Advisors facilitate standardized testing, meet with students and families, offer career as well as college advice, and offer resources on funding college.

Go to the Upper School Guidance webpage.

  • 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