OUR SCHOOL

Elevation Preparatory Academy is an internationally accredited private school in Sarasota, Florida that educates local and international students 8th through 12th grade.

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OUR HISTORY.

Elevation Preparatory Academy (EPA) was founded in June of 2013 as the academic component for the growing number of specialized sports academies in the Sarasota/Bradenton area. EPA is a coed multicultural private school which serves grades 8 through 12. Located in Sarasota, Florida, EPA has diverse student body comprised of local and international students representing 80 countries since conception. These academies attract highly motivated student/athletes from all over the world, whose ultimate goal is to matriculate to college in the United States. EPA’s diverse curriculum, unique student body, flex scheduling, competitive pricing, and specialized programs provides a one of a kind educational experience.

EPA CULTURE.

Relationships

Peer Interaction, Intellectual Curiosity, Community Involvement!

Emotional Connection

Passion!

Acceptance

Diversity, Tolerance, Multi-Cultural Curriculum!

Creativity

Imagine, Inspire, Dream!

Highest Achievement

Culture of Excellence!

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OUR MISSION.

The mission of Elevation Preparatory Academy is to create a culture of excellence that motivates students to lead with passion, integrity, and creativity while becoming compassionate members of the global community.

ACCREDITATIONS

  • Accreditations International

  • Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools

  • National Council for Private School Accreditation (NCPSA)

CREDENTIALS & CERTIFICATIONS

  • SEVIS Approved (F1 Visa)

  • NCAA Approved Curriculum (48 H)

  • College Board Level II Code (PSAT & SAT Testing)

  • Florida Virtual School

STAFF DIRECTORY

Jeff Howard

HEAD OF SCHOOL

Oscar Espada

ATHLETIC DIRECTOR & DIRECTOR OF FIBA

J.Howard

@elevationacademy.org

O.Espada

@elevationacademy.org

Maureen Wuestling

PRINCIPAL & TEACHER - ENGLISH

M.Wuestling

@elevationacademy.org

Hannah Quidachay

SCHOOL & EVENT OPERATIONS

H.Quidachay

@elevationacademy.org

David
Trapp

DIRECTOR FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL SOCCER ACADEMY

CoachTrapp

@sokkerkidz.com

Ryan Steward

TEACHER -

SOCIAL STUDIES

John Mahoney

OWNER 212° ACADEMY & DIRECTOR OF BASKETBALL

jmahoney

@twotwelvesports.com

Howie Thompson

FISA -

HEAD COACH

CoachHowie1949

@gmail.com

Marcelo Parker

DIRECTOR OF INTERNATIONAL OPERATIONS

M.Parker

@elevationacademy.org

Kim Mirasola

TEACHER -
SCIENCE

Brian Thomas II

212° ACADEMY - HIGH SCHOOL HEAD COACH

assistant

@twotwelvesports.com

Cary
Cohenour

OWNER -

CELSIUS TENNIS

Cary

@celsiustennis.com

Kevin
Barr

TRUE SPEED AND AGILITY

info

@truespeedandagility.com

John Sabin

TEACHER -MATH

Mickey Rivera

FIBA -

HIGH SCHOOL HEAD COACH

info

@fibabaseball.com

Jon
Bullas

OWNER -

JON BULLAS GOLF ACADEMY

Jon

@jonbullas.com