FAQs

FAQ

 

Do you have a lunch program?

Though we do not have a fully equipped kitchen, we do have lunches delivered to school. The lunches provide healthy options for our families.

Is there a school uniform?

Yes, we have a school uniform that may be purchased online.

Do you accept transfers in the middle of the school year?

Yes, we have open enrollment and welcome students at any point during the year.

What type of standardized testing is done?

At Jupiter Academy, students are tested at the beginning and end of the school year. The Academy uses the Stanford Achievement Test (STAT 10) that is used throughout the United States for assessment for students in kindergarten through high school. The STAT 10 was first published in 1926 and is more comprehensive in scope than the newer state assessments.

What is the earliest and latest my child can be at school?

Jupiter Academy offers both a before and after care program. Students enrolled in Beforecare are supervised from 7:00 a.m. until the beginning of school at 8:15 a.m.  Aftercare is provided until 6:00 p.m.

What kinds of afterschool activities are offered at Jupiter Academy?

Jupiter Academy offers several exciting afterschool activities including an organized after care program, a swimming club, soccer, multi-cultural club, art club, student government, and a supervised study program called “Power Study.”

What is the admissions process?

The admissions process begins with filling out an application and meeting with an administrator for an interview and tour. The student is then assessed by our resource specialist and given a day to shadow in one of our classrooms. The family and administrator meet again to discuss eligibility.

Does Jupiter Academy have any religious affiliations?

Jupiter Academy is a non-denominational private school that accepts students of all religious beliefs and backgrounds.

What is the student to teacher ratio at Jupiter Academy?

The student to teacher ratio at Jupiter Academy an average is less than 12:1.

What grades are offered at Jupiter Academy?

Jupiter Academy offers Pre-K3, Pre-K4 with a VPK Program, and K – eight grade.