Welcome to The Classical School

The Classical School is a division of 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! Learn about our Graduates..

TCS Contacts

Robyn Whipple
Robyn Whipple
Interim Director of The Classical School and The First Hope
(407) 206-8801
Jennifer Mitchell
Jennifer Mitchell
Interim Co-Director of The First Hope
(407) 206-8801
christine day
Christine Day
Program Coordinator
(407) 206-8762

The Classical School Calendar

Download The Classical School & The First Hope Annual Calendar 20-21 (For Print)

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  • Facts at a Glance

    • 21,102

      Volunteer hours given by the Upper School Students last year.
    • 1,460

      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
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