Courtnee has been at The First Academy since Pre-K and is taking advantage of the diverse course offerings with The Virtual Academy in order to complete her fourth year of study in French. She hopes colleges see her perseverance in taking four years of language and becomes fluent in French for studying abroad in college. Courtnee explains The Virtual Academy has given her an opportunity she wouldn’t have otherwise had at TFA and a kind teacher... Read More.
Graham has been a student at The First Academy since kindergarten. Graham's a senior, an honors student, a baseball player, and a family guy. His parents describe him as independent, fun-loving, and... Read More.
An eleventh grader at The First Academy, Emma was born in Concord, Massachusetts, lived in China during her elementary years, and started schooling at The First Academy for high school. She’s had... Read More.
A student at The First Academy for six years, Anna is enjoying her eleventh grade year as a hybrid student with The Virtual Academy. She made the decision to GO HYBRID because she wanted more... Read More.
Abby is an eleventh grader at The First Academy. She's been at TFA since fifth grade, she's an honor roll student, an accomplished softball pitcher, and is well loved by those that know her. Abby's... Read More.
Does it provide a more flexible experience for the student? Absolutely, students who make use of this are more able to contribute to their own self-improvement and extracurricular activities. Does... Read More.
Did you know you have the ability to share your exciting The First Academy photos with us? Using our The First Academy app for iOS and Android you can share pictures right off your mobile... Read More.
Does your child need community service hours? Does he or she enjoy eating free pizza with their friends? We are quickly heading into the summer, which means that Wednesday Workdays are coming soon... Read More.
There was a time when the entire Upper School shared a single class set of 24 iPads. Even before then, TFA had begun dreaming of what a classroom fully collaborative with technology would look like... Read More.
Each year The First Academy students, families and staff help raise hope and help for Haiti. Show your support this year by filling a box! You can pay for its postage or donate to the cause below... Read More.