Why Choose EA?
Enlightium Academy leverages technology powered solutions to deliver a world class educational experience to students worldwide. Parents and students are empowered through caring faculty, staff and award winning online curriculum. The EA community fosters opportunities for student academic and spiritual growth, achievement, and recognition that will benefit the student’s educational journey. Student academic plans are tailored to meet each student’s individual needs and goals.
The Enlightium Academy team helps students succeed academically by cultivating each student’s self-awareness, self-evaluation, self-regulation, independent learning and experience, memory skills and knowledge-forming processes, active participation in verbal and written communication, social skills, enthusiasm for learning, and engagement in the learning process.
The EA team promises to care for each family and cultivate the growth of our students academically and spiritually from the Biblical perspective. We promise to do our best to deliver an excellent service, and to take action to remedy or compensate when set expectations are not met by the EA team. The EA team promises to listen and to partner with parents in education to benefit the student and to respond to feedback received from parents. The EA team promises to treat each family with dignity, respect, grace and fairness.
Below is a breakdown of the varying support level services based on response times, communication channels, student learning style and price. Discounts are also outlined below the chart. Our High School students take 5 subjects and usually spend about 45 minutes to an hour per subject per day in order to finish their school work by the end of the school year. View Product Comparison Chart.
|Online School Tuition Support Options||Silver||Silver +||Gold||Diamond|
|Optimized Package for Post-High School Plan||University, College, Trade School, or Career||Public or Private University|
|Student Grade Level||9 - 12||9 - 12||9 - 12||9 - 12|
|Average Hours for Daily School Work Completion||3:45 - 7||3:45 - 7||3:45 - 7||3:45 - 7|
|Included Support Channel|
|Learning Style for AOP Ignitia Curriculum||Reading/Writing/Auditory/Visual Learners|
|Learning Style for Student/Teacher Interaction||Reading/Writing Learners||Auditory/Visual Learners|
|Standard Teacher/Student Messaging Response Times During Office Hours (8am-7pm EST)||24 Hours||1 Hour||1 Hour||30-45 Minutes|
|Annual Tuition Price Range (With and Without Discounts)||$1,680 - $2.1k||$2,240 - $2.8k||$2,800 - $3.5k||$5,600 - $7k|
|10 Monthly Payments (With and Without Discounts for Full Year Tuition)||$189-$210||$252-$280||$315-$350||$630-$700|
|Teacher-led Grading within Ignitia|
|Teacher-led Feedback on Essays and Projects|
|Teacher Support via Messaging Within 24 Hrs|
|Teacher Support via Messaging within 1 Hr|
|Teacher Support via Phone|
|Teacher Support via Whiteboard/Screenshare|
|Teacher Support via Video/Skype|
|Priority Teacher/Admin Support via Phone|
|Academic, College, and Career Counseling via Email|
|Academic, College, and Career Counseling via Phone|
|Academic, College, and Career Counseling via Video/Skype|
|Personalized Strategy & Proactive Consulting with Counselor (9-12)||$150/hr||$150/hr||$150/hr|
|Customized Projects based on Student Talents|
|Resident District Provided Individualized Service Plan (ISP), an Academic Interventions and Support program (AIMS) for Students with Documented Academic Challenges||$1000/year||$1000/year||$1000/year|
|504 plan Accommodations for Students with Documented Health Impairments||$1000/year||$1000/year||$1000/year|
|Bridge Program short term individualized resources, academic changes, and emotional support to help distressed students||$250/quarter||$250/quarter||$250/quarter|
|Extension of School Year into Summer||$250-$300||$250-$300||$250-$300|
|Early Start for New School Year (10-30% extra)||$168-$630||$224-$840||$280-$1,050|
|Teacher-led Individualized Instruction|
|Dual Enrollment: Concurrent Credit Courses (Grades 11-12) (Books Included)||$600/course||$600/course||$600/course|
|Advanced Placement (AP) Courses (Grades 11-12) (Books Included)*||$350/credit||$350/credit|
|World Language for Grades 9-12: French, Spanish (Ignitia)|
|World Languages for Grades 9-12: French, Spanish (Middlebury)*||$650||$650|
|Premium World Language for Grades 9-12: German, Latin, Chinese (Mandarin), AP French, AP Spanish (Middlebury FuelEd)||$1,050||$1,050||$400|
|Honors High School Courses|
|NCAA Approved High School Courses|
|College Preparatory Curriculum|
|ACT Test Prep Program (Grades 9-12)|
|Family Connection by Naviance (Grades 6-12)|
|Student Individualized Plan Review & Optimization||1 / semester||1 / quarter||1 / month||2 / month|
|International Student Program|
|Online-based Christian Curriculum - KJV (Non-denominational)|
|Text Translation Tool (20 Different Languages)|
|Text-to-Speech - Hear the Lessons, Quizzes & Tests|
|Turnitin Plagiarism Checking Tool|
|5 Core Subjects|
|Over 70 Electives Available|
|Individualized Learning Plan|
|Progressive Calendar to Keep Students on Track|
|Placement Tests for Correct Grade Placement|
|24x7 Access to Online School|
|Online Learning Management System|
|Customer Service and Technical Support|
|Upgrade/Downgrade Support Package||$75||$75|
|Diploma Fee ($100 for international students)||$50||$50|
|Academic Coaching Support|
|Record Keeping/Admin Support|
|Access to Student Social Platform|
|Accredited by AdvancED and ACSI|
|Tuition Discounts (up to 20% off)|
|14-day Money Back Guarantee|
|$150 Enrollment Fee Per Student|
|Annual Tuition for Full-Time Students:||Silver||Silver +||Gold||Diamond|
|Prepaid Tuition with 20% Discount||$1,680||$2,240||$2,800||$5,600|
|10 Monthly Payments||$210||$280||$350||$700|
|Standard Tuition without Discounts||$2,100||$2,800||$3,500||$7,000|
*Does not include AP French or AP Spanish
*Discounts noted with an asterisk (*) are only applicable for students in grades 3–12.
Discounts for Full-Time Students in PreK–12th Grade (2018-19 School Year)
*Discounts cannot be combined.
*Discounts will not be applied to primary school (Prek - 2nd grade) tuition. A student in primary school will count towards the total amount of students to qualify for the family discount, but will not receive the benefits of the family discount.
*Maximum discount is 20% off tuition. If you qualify for a multi-student, active military or missionary discount, please click on the "Custom Enrollment Form" link.
*Discounts are only offered to students enrolling full time for the full year (or the remainder of the year). Discounts do not apply to part-time students.
*Discounts noted with an asterisk (*) are only applicable for students in grades 3–12.
Students today need more than the basics to succeed after high school. Ignitia's electives were developed to provide a diverse slate of rigorous online courses that today's families expect from an academic environment. From practical courses including business computer information systems and physical fitness to college preparatory courses such as trigonometry and world languages, students can fill their schedules with courses that appeal to them and meet the needs they require for their future. Some electives are geared toward students with specific needs such as advanced core classes, ACT, HiSET, and GED preparatory courses in core subject areas. All courses are Bible-based and geared toward helping students build a Christian worldview that will stay with them throughout adulthood. Review Electives.
7 Steps to Enroll at Enlightium Academy
Step 1: Pay the Enrollment FeePay the $150 Enrollment Fee per student and select a payment plan (the Enrollment Fee is non-refundable after 72 hours).
Step 2: Fill Out the Online Enrollment Agreement FormThe online enrollment form takes about 10–20 minutes to fill out; you will need to use a laptop or desktop computer. You will need to provide your contact, payment, and previous school of attendance information. Upon submission, you will receive an email with the next steps, outlined below. If you do not receive a ‘Thank You’ email, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Step 3: Fax Student’s Current Grades or Unofficial TranscriptFax student's current grades or unofficial transcript to Enlightium Academy at 888-317-6571.
Step 4: Fax Records Release Form to Enlightium Academy and Previous School of Attendance
Fax the Records Release Form to the student's previous school of attendance. It typically takes 3–5 business days for the previous school to send records, though it may take several weeks. If possible, please provide the grades to expedite the process using the Student Records Uploader.
Step 5: Complete Placement Tests
You will receive the curriculum login credentials via email within one business day of completing the enrollment agreement form. The placement (entrance) tests are for Math and English. It can take about an hour per test.
Step 6: Connect With Your Advisor
An EA Academic Advisor will contact you via email or phone once your student has been approved to welcome you to our school. Once you are enrolled, review your state’s homeschooling requirements on HSLDA.org or on our state requirement articles to determine if you will need to notify the state of your enrollment with Enlightium Academy.
Step 7: Begin Coursework
Class schedules will be assigned within 3–5 business days of Enlightium receiving academic records.
Our academic packages are customized to address every family's budget and support requirements. Since every student is unique, the Placement Tests will help ensure the curriculum assigned is right for your student. EA offers a flexible program and qualified teachers that will keep your student accountable on achieving the academic goals. If you have additional questions, please contact us at 866-488-4818 option 8 or email@example.com.