Applying to Shelton Academy

Thank you for your interest in our school! The information below will help guide you through the application and admissions process. Admission is based on an evaluation of academic records, an application questionnaire, a personal interview with the student, and the availability of class space. Class size limitations may prevent the acceptance of all students who are academically capable of benefiting from Shelton’s programs. Please submit all the pertinent information requested below within 7-10 business days of applying. Any omissions of records or information essential to a thorough admission evaluation may result in denial of admission. Documents in a foreign language must be translated into English. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact: admissions@sheltonacademyschools.com.

Required Documents for Prospective Students:
  • Completed application and fee of $50
  • Photocopy of applicant’s passport, birth certificate, and/or other official identification
  • Recent passport photo of applicant
  • Transcripts for the last two years of school (including the current school year) in English or with a certified English translation provided
  • Standardized test scores, when applicable (SAT, MAP, ITBS, CTBS, FCAT, ERB).
  • Educational or psychological evaluations, IEP (if applicable) or any other information pertinent to the applicant’s academic history or educational needs
  • Transcript Release Authorization Form (to be submitted by the parent/legal guardian and to be completed by the current school). Transcripts must be submitted in a sealed official transcript envelope or sent via postal service by school
  • Letters of recommendation from former teachers/schools
  • Form Florida Department of Health Physical Exam Form DH 3040.
  • Form Florida Department of Health Certificate of Immunization DH680.

Age Requirements for Entry Into Lower Academy and Early Years:

  • Pre-K 3: 3 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Pre-K 4: 4 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Kindergarten: 5 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • First Grade: 6 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Second Grade: 7 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Third Grade: 8 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Fourth Grade: 9 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Fifth Grade: 10 years old before September 1st of the current school year

 

Shelton Academy is approved by the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) to provide visas for international students to study in the United States.

Come Visit Us!

Please consider making an appointment to visit our school and beautiful campus. We appreciate your interest and look forward to meeting you.

2022-2023

OTHERS:
1. I-20 Preparation: $150 Payable at time of registration
2. SIBLING DISCOUNT:
  • In the case of siblings, one child will pay full price.
  • Siblings will receive the following discount on TUITION ONLY. (The discount does not apply to registration, textbooks fee, technology fee, aftercare, field trips, and special events).
  • Multi-child discount: 20%

All monies paid are Non-Refundable and Non-Transferable. Prices are subject to change.

Step Up for Students

Step Up For Students is a nonprofit organization that helps administer the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship (FTC) and the Personal Learning Scholarship Accounts (PLSA) program. Step Up For Students provides K-12 education scholarships and related support to give economically disadvantaged families the freedom to choose the best learning options for their children. The scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis and empower families to customize their children’s education.

Additional information is available at the Step Up For Students website.

Step Up For Students es una organización sin fines de lucro que ayuda a administrar el Florida Tax Credit Scholarship (FTC) y el Personal Learning Scholarship Accounts (PLSA). Step Up For Students ofrece becas y apoyo relacionado a dar a las familias económicamente desfavorecidas la libertad de elegir las mejores opciones de aprendizaje para sus hijos. Las becas son otorgadas en el orden que son recibidas y permite a los padres personalizar la educación de sus hijos.

Información adicional está disponible en la página web de Step Up For Students.

If you should have questions about Step Up, email admissions@sheltonacademyschools.com.

McKay Scholarship

Shelton Academy accepts students with McKay Scholarships – financial aid given to students with disabilities. Our institution is committed to providing the highest quality education for all types of learners. Please provide a copy of the most recent IEP, psycho-educational evaluation, and current report card in order to determine if we have the appropriate resources for your child’s success. If you have any questions regarding the McKay Scholarship, please email admissions@sheltonacademyschools.com.

Apply Now

How to Apply

Applying is easy using our online application. It simplifies submission and provides parents a tool for tracking the status after the application has been submitted. A non-refundable application fee must be submitted with each application.

Create an Online Application

  1. Create an Account.

  2. Log in and Create A New Student Application for your child. Doing so will allow you flexibility to log in and out of your account and access your open application.

  3. After submitting the application, you will be able to track your admissions status at the school by logging in to your account. You will be able to print the completed application as well as monitor when the school receives supplemental application forms, furthermore if necessary, reprint the supplemental forms.

Request More Information

Should you desire more information than what is already available on our website, please Request More Information and an administrator will contact you.

We Look Forward to Meeting You

If you have not already done so, please consider making an appointment to visit us. We would like to meet you and encourage you to tour our school and campus.

We appreciate your interest and hope to assist you any way we can. If you have questions, please feel free to contact us at 305-599-9967 or email us at: admissions@sheltonacademyschools.com

Shelton Academy admits students of any race, color, nationality, and ethnic origin, and enables access to every right, privilege, program, and activities afforded to Shelton Academy student. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, nationality, and ethnic origin. Bias is not present in the administration of our educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic programs, and other school-administered programs.

School Uniform Policy

To help create an environment conducive to learning students are required to wear the official school uniform. The way students dress and appear has a direct influence on class discipline and achievement. Our uniform policy is designed to encourage students to focus their attention on academics.

Applying to Shelton Academy

Thank you for your interest in our school! The information below will help guide you through the application and admissions process. Admission is based on an evaluation of academic records, an application questionnaire, a personal interview with the student, and the availability of class space. Class size limitations may prevent the acceptance of all students who are academically capable of benefiting from Shelton’s programs. Please submit all the pertinent information requested below within 7-10 business days of applying. Any omissions of records or information essential to a thorough admission evaluation may result in denial of admission. Documents in a foreign language must be translated into English. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact: admissions@sheltonacademyschools.com.

Required Documents for Prospective Students:
  • Completed application and fee of $50
  • Photocopy of applicant’s passport, birth certificate, and/or other official identification
  • Recent passport photo of applicant
  • Transcripts for the last two years of school (including the current school year) in English or with a certified English translation provided
  • Standardized test scores, when applicable (SAT, MAP, ITBS, CTBS, FCAT, ERB).
  • Educational or psychological evaluations, IEP (if applicable) or any other information pertinent to the applicant’s academic history or educational needs
  • Transcript Release Authorization Form (to be submitted by the parent/legal guardian and to be completed by the current school). Transcripts must be submitted in a sealed official transcript envelope or sent via postal service by school
  • Letters of recommendation from former teachers/schools
  • Form Florida Department of Health Physical Exam Form DH 3040.
  • Form Florida Department of Health Certificate of Immunization DH680.

Age Requirements for Entry Into Lower Academy and Early Years:

  • Pre-K 3: 3 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Pre-K 4: 4 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Kindergarten: 5 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • First Grade: 6 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Second Grade: 7 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Third Grade: 8 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Fourth Grade: 9 years old before September 1st of the current school year
  • Fifth Grade: 10 years old before September 1st of the current school year

 

Shelton Academy is approved by the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) to provide visas for international students to study in the United States.

Come Visit Us!

Please consider making an appointment to visit our school and beautiful campus. We appreciate your interest and look forward to meeting you.

2022-2023

OTHERS:
1. I-20 Preparation: $150 Payable at time of registration
2. SIBLING DISCOUNT:
  • In the case of siblings, one child will pay full price.
  • Siblings will receive the following discount on TUITION ONLY. (The discount does not apply to registration, textbooks fee, technology fee, aftercare, field trips, and special events).
  • Multi-child discount: 20%

All monies paid are Non-Refundable and Non-Transferable. Prices are subject to change.

Step Up for Students

Step Up For Students is a nonprofit organization that helps administer the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship (FTC) and the Personal Learning Scholarship Accounts (PLSA) program. Step Up For Students provides K-12 education scholarships and related support to give economically disadvantaged families the freedom to choose the best learning options for their children. The scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis and empower families to customize their children’s education.

Additional information is available at the Step Up For Students website.

Step Up For Students es una organización sin fines de lucro que ayuda a administrar el Florida Tax Credit Scholarship (FTC) y el Personal Learning Scholarship Accounts (PLSA). Step Up For Students ofrece becas y apoyo relacionado a dar a las familias económicamente desfavorecidas la libertad de elegir las mejores opciones de aprendizaje para sus hijos. Las becas son otorgadas en el orden que son recibidas y permite a los padres personalizar la educación de sus hijos.

Información adicional está disponible en la página web de Step Up For Students.

If you should have questions about Step Up, email admissions@sheltonacademyschools.com.

McKay Scholarship

Shelton Academy accepts students with McKay Scholarships – financial aid given to students with disabilities. Our institution is committed to providing the highest quality education for all types of learners. Please provide a copy of the most recent IEP, psycho-educational evaluation, and current report card in order to determine if we have the appropriate resources for your child’s success. If you have any questions regarding the McKay Scholarship, please email admissions@sheltonacademyschools.com.

Apply Now

How to Apply

Applying is easy using our online application. It simplifies submission and provides parents a tool for tracking the status after the application has been submitted. A non-refundable application fee must be submitted with each application.

Create an Online Application

  1. Create an Account.

  2. Log in and Create A New Student Application for your child. Doing so will allow you flexibility to log in and out of your account and access your open application.

  3. After submitting the application, you will be able to track your admissions status at the school by logging in to your account. You will be able to print the completed application as well as monitor when the school receives supplemental application forms, furthermore if necessary, reprint the supplemental forms.

Request More Information

Should you desire more information than what is already available on our website, please Request More Information and an administrator will contact you.

We Look Forward to Meeting You

If you have not already done so, please consider making an appointment to visit us. We would like to meet you and encourage you to tour our school and campus.

We appreciate your interest and hope to assist you any way we can. If you have questions, please feel free to contact us at 305-599-9967 or email us at: admissions@sheltonacademyschools.com

Shelton Academy admits students of any race, color, nationality, and ethnic origin, and enables access to every right, privilege, program, and activities afforded to Shelton Academy student. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, nationality, and ethnic origin. Bias is not present in the administration of our educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic programs, and other school-administered programs.

School Uniform Policy

To help create an environment conducive to learning students are required to wear the official school uniform. The way students dress and appear has a direct influence on class discipline and achievement. Our uniform policy is designed to encourage students to focus their attention on academics.