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Learn More About Science & Arts Academy

​Science & Arts Academy (SAA) was founded with the vision to provide intellectually and creatively talented students a stimulating and supportive environment designed for their unique abilities. SAA provides a welcoming and nurturing environment where gifted kids can be kids, and where students learn to embrace their giftedness. 

Science & Arts Academy exists to be a place where children can effectively get the right level of challenge, surrounded by the company of intellectual peers, and be that place where learning is fun!

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Our admissions team is available to help you learn more about Science & Arts Academy as you explore the possibilities for your child and family.  We offer personalized meetings via phone or video conference, as well as in-person tours.  We encourage you to schedule either one or both of these opportunities to help you learn about and experience our school community. 

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If you have any questions, please contact admissions.  ​




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Junior Kindergarten & Kindergarten

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Children are guided through our Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten programs by faculty who are uniquely trained to manage the diverse interests, talents and developmental stages present amongst four-to six-year-old children. 

​Apply today for our Junior Kindergarten & Kindergarten programs  integrating academics, artistic expression, and social development. 

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Meet Our Faculty

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SAA teachers hail from various corners of the world and share a common passion and vision for providing a challenging, integrated curriculum for gifted children.

From professional musicians, artists and actors, to scientists, poets, and authors, SAA teachers draw upon all of their interests and areas of expertise to inspire our students both inside and outside of the classroom.  

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