Raising Knowledge

Academy, Inc.

True Wisdom for Life

Raising Knowledge Academy provide our students with the necessary tools and programs 

they need to develop a high sense of discipline and responsibility, 

build on a strong Christian foundation to ensure that they become individuals with high moral; values.

Lower School

K-5TH GRADE

The academic program of Raising Knowledge Academy offers an advance education structure under the learning management system from the ACE Curriculum, Alpha and Omega Publications, and Abeka Curriculum in conjunction with the Common Core Curriculum from the OCPS Curriculum. This curriculum allows the students to combine lessons from the five core subjects with a diverse list of electives. Because our curriculum is rigorous and interactive, students are able to integrate technology into their school environment. Through these curriculums, students with Special Needs or Gifted Students; who need special learning instructions are able to receive the education they deserve. All our lower school students are taught with biblical principles at the heart of every subject, laying the foundation for students to develop a biblical worldview. 


Middle School

6TH - 8TH GRADE

The academic program of Raising Knowledge Academy offers an advance education structure under the learning management system from the ACE Curriculum, Alpha and Omega Publications, and Abeka Curriculum in conjunction with the Common Core Curriculum from the OCPS Curriculum. This curriculum allows the students to combine lessons from the five core subjects with a diverse list of electives. Because our curriculum is rigorous and interactive, students are able to integrate technology into their class environment give in to them the opportunity to emphasis on critical thinking. In our middle school students are ensure to transition in a smooth way from the middle to the high school developing in them the principle of the train to teach principally. We strive to constantly teach them the principle behind or related to the fact and the importance of maintaining excellent behavior and self-control. The academic program of Raising Knowledge Academy offers an advance education structure under the learning management system from the ACE Curriculum, Alpha and Omega Publications, and Abeka Curriculum in conjunction with the Common Core Curriculum from the OCPS Curriculum. This curriculum allows the students to combine lessons from the five core subjects with a diverse list of electives. Because our curriculum is rigorous and interactive, students are able to integrate technology into their class environment give in to them the opportunity to emphasis on critical thinking. In our middle school students are ensure to transition in a smooth way from the middle to the high school developing in them the principle of the train to teach principally. 

High School

9TH - 12TH GRADE

The academic program of Raising Knowledge Academy offers an advance education structure under the learning management system from the ACE Curriculum, Alpha and Omega Publications, and Abeka Curriculum in conjunction with the Common Core Curriculum from the OCPS Curriculum. This curriculum allows the students to combine lessons from the five core subjects with a diverse list of electives expanding and increasing in a list of several alternatives.  Because our curriculum is rigorous and interactive, students are able to integrate technology into their class environment give in to them the opportunity to emphasis on critical thinking. Our high school students will be taught to strengthen their knowledge and defend their opinions through a variety of means. In our high school students are ensure to transition in a smooth way from the high school to the college or career because we encourage them to trust in themself and build a strong Christian character, also they can participate in the Dual Enrollment Program through Valencia Community College and Orlando Technical College. Developing in them strong qualities of leadership. A graduate from Raising knowledge Academy will be equipped to thrive in future academic studies and be well - rounded with a strong Christian character; displaying a pure heart in leadership, and possessing a deep level of self-governance.

Lower School

Core Classes and Bible Class are held daily; the chapel is on Wednesday. Our PE program is in combination with the YMCA, and students go to separate classes to take the swimming classes. Elective classes meet once or twice a week.

  •  Science
  • Social Studies
  • Language Art (Grammar & Word Building; Reading & Writing)
  • Mathematics
  • Geography
  • Art - Pottery
  • Music
  • Fine and Performing Arts              (Mime, Human Video & Liturgical Dance)
  • Spanish
  • Bible
  • Learning Strategies

Elementary Students participate in several special events:

  • Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Thanksgiving Pageant
  • Christmas Pageant
  • School Choice Week
  • Tea Party (Eastern)
  • FLOCS Competitions                          (From 3rd Grade)
  • Dr, Seus Parade
  • 100 Days Celebration 

Middle School 

Core Classes and Bible Class are held daily; the chapel is on Wednesday. Our PE program is in combination with the YMCA, and students go to separate classes to take the swimming classes.

Math students will have two tracks to choose from (advanced and standard) and will earn high school credit for Algebra I and for those in the advance track, geometry. All of our 8th graders will need to take Mental Health Class - is a required credit for Middle School and 7th graders the Career Class credit.

Electives Courses:

  • Music
  • Computer
  • Spanish
  • Art - Pottery
  • Fine and Performing Arts (Human Video and Liturgical Dance)
  • Volunteer Hours (40 Hours in three years of Middle School)
  • Athletics (Volleyball and Basketball Team Female and Masculine) - New 2020-2021 School Year
Core Courses:
  • Science
  • History
  • Language Art (Grammar & Word Building and Writing & Reading)
  • Geography
  • Literature
  • Bible
  • Learning Strategies
Middle School Students participate in several special events: 
  • Hispanic Heritage Month
  • Thanksgiving Pageant
  • Profession Day
  • Christmas Pageant
  • Hamilton Day
  • Eastern Pageant 
  • FLOCS Competition 
  • Black Heritage Month Celebration

High School 

Diploma Options:

Students must successfully complete one of the following diploma options:

  • 24 Credits Standard Diploma
  • 18 Credit Academically Challenging Curriculum to Enhance Learning (ACCEL)
  • Career and Technical Education (CTE) Pathway
  • Advanced Studies Diploma

Difference between the 18 Credit ACCEL option and the 24 Credit option.

  • 3 elective credits instead of 8
  • Physical Education is not required
  • The online course is not required
All twelve-grade students need to complete 140 Volunteers Hours before graduation. All these hours need to be certified through the Registrar of the school. 


General Studies Diploma Requirements

COURSE                                                        CREDITS

Language Art (English)                                     4

Mathematics                                                       4

Science (3 labs. courses)                                   3

History (Government/Economic)                      3

Fine Arts                                                              1

HOPE (PE/Health)                                              1

Foreign Language                                              2

FLVS                                                                     1

Electives                                                               5

                                                     Total Credits  24

Advanced Studies Diplomat Requirements

COURSE                                                        CREDITS

Language Art (English)                                      4

Mathematics                                                        4

Science (3 labs. courses)                                    4

History (Government/Economic)                       4

Bible / Logic                                                          4

Fine Arts                                                               3

HOPE (PE/Health)                                               1

Foreign Language (FLVS)                                   2

Psychology I and II                                              2

                                                       Total Credits 28



High School Courses Offered

Core Courses
  • Algebra IA*
  • Algebra IB*
  • Geometry*
  • Math for College Readiness*
  • Geometry*
  • Pre-Calculus*
  • Business Mathematics*
  • Liberal Art Mathematics*
  • American History*
  • World History*
  • Modern History*
  • American Government / Economics*
  • *English & Composition I*
  • English & Composition II*
  • English & Composition III*
  • English & Composition IV*
  • Biology*
  • Chemistry*
  • Marine Biology*
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology*
  • Zoology*
  • Physical Science*
*Can be taken as Honors
Electives Courses
  • HOPE (Physical Education & Health)
  • Art
  • Foreign Language through (FLVS)
  • New Testament 
  • Old Testament
  • Proverbs
  • Mission
  • Speech & Debate
  • Home Economics
  • Fine and Performing Arts (Human Video or Liturgical Dance)
  • Drama
  • Driver Ed (FLVS)
  • Psychology I & II (FLVS)
  • Parenting (FLVS)
  • Career Development (Orlando Technical College)
PROGRAMS 
  • National Honor Society academic eligibility begins after 9th grade and required a minimum GPA of 3.5. The purpose of the NHS is to create enthusiasm for scholarship, to stimulates a desire. to promote leadership, to develop character. and to be light in the world.
  • Athletics (New 2020-2021) developed sportsmanship, commitment, character, and discipline.
  • Dual Enrollment Program through Valencia Community College and Orlando Technical College the student has the opportunity to experience the University lifestyle and take advantage of accelerating his/her university career between attending the high school.
College Acceptances for Raising Knowledge's Academy Graduates
  • Ana G Mendez University
  • Eckerd College
  • Florida State University
  • Full Sail University
  • Kayser University
  • Recinto Universitario de Puerto Rico (Carolina & Mayaguez)
  • Southeastern University
  • University of Central Florida
  • University of Miami

LOWER, MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL CONTACT

Mrs. Maria E Rojas 

Lower School Contact

Mrs. Ariam E Cotto Rojas

Middle and High School Contact

[email protected]