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LiFT Academy
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LiFT Academy is…

A warm, nurturing place where students of all academic levels in Kindergarten through 12th grade can excel. With small classrooms, individualized accommodations and innovative teaching techniques, LiFT Academy encourages students to reach their fullest potential — intellectually, emotionally, socially and spiritually. Services provided and admissions/referrals are made at LiFT Academy without regard to race, gender, and creed of national origin.

Steps for Enrollment.

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#1 Pre-Admission Application

This application helps us determine if your student meets our admission requirements.

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#2 Shadow Day

Your student must have a shadow day on campus at LiFT Academy.

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#3 Review

The administrative team will review your shadow day feedback, student’s current psycho-educational evaluations and other pertinent data.


To schedule a campus tour, or a shadow day,
please email info@liftfl.org or call 727.258.7659
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#4 Enrollment Forms

Once your student is accepted into LiFT Academy, please fill out the LiFT New Registration form.

Steps 1-3 must be completed before we accept registration paperwork.

2021 – 2022 School Year
Registration Fee*

$475.00 first child
$375.00 each additional child

Registration includes a technology fee, student insurance, Renweb use, MAP testing materials, library use and a yearbook.

*The registration fee is non-refundable.
Tuition

Grades K-6th $11,000
Grades 7-8th $11,500
Grades 9-12th $13,000

Tuition includes textbooks, e-textbooks, consumables, agenda book and any classroom curriculum.

Extended Care

Registration for Extended Care:
$30.00 per student or $40.00 per family
Extended Care Morning Only:  
7:30 – 8:45  $40.00 per week / $85.00 per month*
Extended Care Afternoon Only: 
3:15 – 6:00   $100.00 per week / $180.00 per month*
Extended Care AM & PM: 
$225.00*
Extended Care Incidental Use:
$20.00 per occasion* 
 
*(For each additional family member, add $10.00 to each amount that applies.)
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Fifteen hours of volunteer service and/or school event participation are required for each family per school year.
A monetary buy out is available for $25 per hour. Please call the office for further details.
Scholarship applications
are open for the school year.

Scholarship Information

• LiFT accepts the McKay, Gardiner, FTC, FES, and HOPE Student Scholarships.
• A copy of your latest tax return and your W-2 form will be required.

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LiFT Board Scholarship Funds

LiFT Board Scholarship Window will be reviewed and finalized annually in June.  Apply at www.FACTSmgt.com -> Parent Login -> Payment Plan / Financial Aid -> Home Page -> See “Facts Grant & Aid” -> Click button to start application once the 2021-2022 application opens.

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Guardian Angel Scholarship

LiFT families may also apply for the Joanne Gallagher Guardian Angel Scholarship and/or a limited scholarship from LiFT. Families applying for the Joanne Gallagher Guardian Angel Scholarship and/or LiFT scholarship must first go through the FACTS system.

Two or More Scholarship

LiFT families may also apply for the Two or More Scholarship offered by a wonderful family who desires to assist families who have more than one child that would like to attend LiFT and need financial assistance. Families applying for the Two or More Scholarship must first go through the FACTS system.


All families must sign up online through the FACTS Tuition Management System for tuition payment options.

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Income Based Scholarships

Florida Tax Credit (FTC) and Family Empowerment (FES)
• Offered by Step Up for Students
• Offered by AAA
*Please note, AAA charges an Enrollment fee
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Apply through FACTS Portal
Accepting applications now! Please ensure all documentation is included during the application. The Board of Directors meet in June annually to finalize scholarship recipients.
Are there any next steps after they apply? 
Disability Based Scholarships

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• Offered by Step Up for Students
• Offered by AAA
*Please note, AAA charges an Enrollment fee
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Bullied Students

Please know that you are not alone in this and we are here to help! Our staff is knowledgeable about the scholarship opportunities available and experienced in each application process. We are more than happy to answer any questions you may have and guide you towards the best options for you and your family. Please call us at (727) 258-7659 or email us for more information.
Two or More Scholarship

Offered by a wonderful family who desires to assist families who have more than one child that would like to attend LiFT and need financial assistance. Families applying for the Two or More Scholarship must first apply through the FACTS system and submit a personal essay, which illustrates the Godly values your family or students possess in their lives.
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