Blogs

Flip 2 Fit

While most of us use phone apps everyday, few of us have had to opportunity to see their own app in the Apple App Store. That's the case with The First Academy student Brennen Fountain. Brennen acquired an interest in coding at the age of 14, conveniently approximately the same time Apple's Swift programming language came out. Brennen started with the basics and spent time learning how to code using videos on Lynda.com. With the start of AP... Read More.

Hour of Code comes to TFA

Computers are everywhere, and are changing every industry around the world. But fewer than half of all schools teach computer science. Good news, The First Academy is on our way to change this! If... Read More.

Photo Sharing with TFA

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.

Meet The First Academy App

This FREE app is now available in the App Store (iPhone, iPad) or Google Play Store (Android) to all TFA Families. Parents can: In the EVENTS button, view all or divisional TFA Calendars ... Read More.

iJournalism Students at FETC

elect students from The First Academy's 4th-6th grade ventured to the Florida Educator's Technical Conference (FETC) to attend an iJournalism workshop where they learned how to professionally... Read More.

Are you Ready to Drive?

Apple has been busy lately with the new iOS 8, iPhone 6 and 6+, and the recently rolled out OS X Yosemite for Mac computers. Somewhere along the way either during a new setup or update on a device... Read More.