Michael S. Faine, chief executive officer, has been working with uninterrupted persistence with students and adults for over 30 years, today he has dedicated his effort to create, devise and produce EDC Academy Of Excellence private school. His objective is to provide EDC's students with "informed choices" that will facilitate in their education, community integration, financial, social, and psychological independence. Michael S. Faine has, once again, built a team of employees who are resiliant and dedicated in developing a school insurmountable to the rest by really exercising the rights of the individuals that we serve.
WHAT IS OUR SCHOOL?
OUR SCHOOL IS A VOUCHER SCHOOL GRADES K-12. THE PARENTS HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO HAVE THEIR CHILD ATTEND A SMALL PRIVATE SCHOOL. THIS ENABLES STUDENTS TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF A SMALLER ENVIRONMENT FOR BETTER LEARNING
OUR TWO SCHOLARSHIPS CONSIST OF EITHER MCKAY FOR WHICH AN (IEP IS REQUIRED) OR STEP UP FOR STUDENTS WHERE PARENTS MUST MEET A FINANCIAL CRITERIA. EDC ACADEMY WAS FOUNDED IN 2002.
WE SERVICE THE GREATER MIAMI AREA STUDENTS GIVING THEM AN OPPORTUNITY TO ATTEND A PRIVATE SCHOOL AS OPPOSED TO LOCAL PUBLIC SCHOOL WITH A POOR RATING.
PARENTS MUST QUALIFY FOR EITHER STEP UP GRANTS, WHICH CONSISTS OF LOW INCOME FAMILIES OR MCKAY SCHOLARSHIP WHERE A STUDENT MUST HAVE AN INDIVIDUAL PROGRAM PLAN (IEP) TO QUALIFY FOR FREE TUITION. TRANSPORTATION AVAILABLE
ROLE SWAP DAY
BREAST CANCER AWARENESS
POLICE DEPARTMENT AND FIRE FIGHTERS GUEST SPEAKERS
WACKY TACKY / TWINS DAY
SPORTS JERSEY DAY
HISTORIC PRECINT FIELD TRIP
SCIENCE PROJECT AT YOUTH FAIR
STUDENT / TEACHERS LUNCHEON
SPANISH CLASS COURSE
END OF YEAR FIELD DAY AT MORNINGSIDE PARK
DISNEY MAGIC KINGDOM END OF THE YEAR WEEKEND TRIP