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Preparing for the Next Generation of Christian Leaders

Natalie Thomas Student Center

THE ONE BIG NEED is to complete renovations of the Natalie Thomas Gymnasium to create a fully-functioning Chapel, Fine Arts space, Athletic Venue, and Student Center for our students, families, and staff.

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Your giving continues to support our Royals! Your gifts go to Campus Enhancements, Tuition Assistance, Technology Updates and more!

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An Opportunity To Serve Students More Effectively.

“Training the next generation of Christian leaders is too important to leave to chance.”

Dr. Steve Whitaker
Head of School

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A healthier, stronger school better equipped to serve our students in a continued atmosphere of excellence.

“We are very blessed to have the privilege to partner with a dynamic and diverse community of faith.”

Sarah Donovan
Senior Director of Advancement

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The First Academy’s Lifetime Giving Circles were created to say thanks, and celebrate those who faithfully include The First Academy in their annual giving.

Christina Richart
Director of Development

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Continuing to be a sustainable institution that impacts families for generations to come.

“Tracey, our kids, and I have more than we deserve. That’s just the way it is, so it’s not that hard to give something back….”

Payne Stewart

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Gospel patrons have given generously to build the campus that we enjoy today. We are so grateful to our generous donors for their part in raising up the next generation of Christian leaders.

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Natalie Thomas Student Center- Achieving the Goal




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