Home school students are encouraged to participate in an established course/elective as provided by the Academy to support and/or enhance their personal education plan.  Electives are based on available course studies as per the Academy’s curriculum requirements. Home School students are encouraged to apply for admission at the Academy and are required to submit a formal application to begin the enrollment process for a part-time student.  Enrollment deadline is one month prior to the semester of admission.  Limit 2 elective courses per semester, more than 2 must register as a full-time student.  Scholarships/discounts are not available for elective or part-time students.

  • Base Tuition for an elective course (6th-12th grade): $350 per course per semester.

Due upon enrollment unless arranged otherwise:

Due Upon Enrollment

  • Registration Fee: $125.00 per student
  • Materials Fee: $100.00 per student annually.
  • Book Fees: Based on current market value of Books required for the elective. All Books are retained as personal property by the student.  Books may be acquired through the Academy or through other sources as chosen by the parent with prior approval of course instructor to ensure edition and copyright match the course description and requirements. Some courses may require multiple books.

The following items are not included in the Tuition or Book/Materials Fee and may require additional funding from the parents to ensure the student has appropriate materials for success in the classroom:

  • Lab/Curriculum Fees for Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Driver’s Ed or any other class so deemed to require a lab fee. Dual Enrollment Fees for additional College or AP Classes offered to Dialectic/Rhetoric Students.

  • Incidental costs such as field trips, special school events, special supplies, fun lunches, ice-cream and other such items.

  • Musical Instruments for Orchestra, Instructional textbooks for Orchestra, Cleaning supplies or other items pertaining to participating in the Orchestra Class.  Note:  4th -5th grades students are required to take Strings.  ACA has a limited supply of instruments to share with the students and parents should be prepared to rent/purchase an instrument for these grades.

  • Laptops, software and/or pads are strongly recommended for Dialectic/Rhetoric students and may be required for some classes.  ACA strongly recommends, all Dialectic and Rhetoric students have access to a computer and the internet to maximize their potential for success in upper level classes.

Enrollment is limited to two (2) electives per semester.  Students requiring more than two (2) electives must enroll as a full time student at the current published Full Time Student Tuition and Fees Rates.  Discounts are not available for Part Time Students.