tips

Top 5 Tips for Transfer students at Academy at the Lakes

Posted on: June 21st, 2016

Words by Kenny Quayle ’16, Marketing Intern and Alumnus   Be friendly The most important thing you can do as a new student at Academy is to be friendly. You don’t have to be overly so, and not everyone has to be your best friend or really has to even like you, but you should […]


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Relocating to the Tampa Bay Area? Tips from 4 Real Estate Professionals

Posted on: August 8th, 2014

Tampa Bay Relocation Tips

If you’ve ever moved to a new city, you know how overwhelming it can be. There are dozens of decisions to make, from housing to schools to doctors and more.

As Academy at the Lakes prepares to start the new school year, we are particularly excited to welcome our new families and students, many of whom are not only new to Academy, but also to the Tampa Bay area.

For those of you just getting settled – or perhaps pondering a move – we asked some Tampa area realtors (all with Academy at the Lakes’ ties), to weigh in on factors to consider when relocating.


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10 Ways to Integrate Technology in the Classroom

Posted on: April 9th, 2014

Recently, Ms. Aimee Nadow, Academy at the Lakes’ Middle Division Language Arts Instructor, was selected as a PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator, an honor given to just 100 educators in the entire nation. Read the news article here. Ms. Nadow was gracious enough to give us some inside tips on how to bring technology into the […]


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6 Books to Help You Find Your Perfect College

Posted on: February 20th, 2014

Our Associate Director of College Counseling, Mrs. Deborah Picairn, has put together a fantastic list of books that will aid in the college search process. For more college planning resources, visit our website.


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9 Educational Play Activities for Kids

Posted on: January 2nd, 2014

Whether your child is in school or at home with you, educational play is a fantastic way to spend quality time together while disguising learning with fun!


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Family Friendly Holiday Events in Tampa Bay

Posted on: December 3rd, 2013

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7 Athletic Recruiting Tips for High School Students

Posted on: November 21st, 2013

by Tom Haslam


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Choosing a College Essay Topic

Posted on: November 8th, 2013

The clock is ticking on this year’s college applications. That means it’s time to grab a pen and paper (or keyboard) and start writing those college essays.


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Report Card Conversations

Posted on: October 28th, 2013

by Judy Kent


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Halloween Safety Tips

Posted on: October 21st, 2013

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