GAPA’s Philosophy

To Prepare Sports Enthusiasts for College, Careers, and Life by viewing the concepts of STEM through the lens of Athletics

Inside GAPA

Dedicated Educators


We know that learning is easier when you have excellent classroom coaches. That's why most of our educators have achieved an advanced degree in their field. Our faculty are passionate about the subjects they teach and bring this enthusiasm into their classrooms.

First-Rate Curriculum


Are you a good student, honors student, or someone needs be NCAA certified? Not to worry! We offer a variety of high-quality courses designed to prepare you for your next step. We offer placement tests to help match your skill level.

Exciting Extracurriculars


We offer a wide variety of extracurricular activities; ranging from very competitive team sports to sports careers development programs. We have options that caters to every sports enthusiast's talents, passions, desires, and dreams.

The Design of GAPA

  "GAPA has been designed with the total Sports Enthusiast in mind.  We know their journey. We know the educational obligations, the hard work, and the dedication it takes to become successful in today's sports-centric society. We are not just another academic organization or sports facility…We Are Them" ~Paul "Showtime" Gaffney



Innovative Academic Sports Academy

  Our Innovative Academic Sports Academy is the Nation's First International T.E.A.M.S College Preparatory Charter High School for Sports Enthusiasts which specializes in the vast Careers in the Sports World 


Independent Postgraduate Academy

 Our independent postgraduate academy provides a one-year, sports-centric environment for Sports Enthusiasts who need another year to develop Academically, Athletically, or to Advance in the English Language  


International Academic Sports Campus

GAPA's International Academic Sports Campus is the vision of Paul"Showtime" Gaffney, a 15 year veteran of the Harlem Globetrotters. This Campus sits on + 220 acres as a pioneer in the amateur sports world through its Innovative sports educational institutes, Dynamic Olympic style training, Empowering community programs, and Expansive sports event hosting facilities for sports enthusiasts with their future in mind.