Quick Facts

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Academic Play Book

The vision of GAPA is to serve as an innovative and high achieving charter school that inspires Sports Enthusiasts to become college ready scholars, graduates, and productive Game changers in a sport’s centric society.

Academic Game Plan

The mission of GAPA is to provide a T.E.A.M.S rigorous college-preparatory education to prepare Sports Enthusiasts for careers in sports. We strive to create a culture where experiential learning opportunities will engage and prepare Sports Enthusiasts for college, careers, and life. 

Academic Values

  1. Grit – enjoying challenges and developing the discipline to do whatever it takes to continuously grow and become better than you previously imagined 
  2. Attention – being aware of self, teammates, and the community while concentrating on the details of character, integrity, and being trustworthy; to do whatever is right because it’s right
  3. Passion – giving your very best because you believe in and are committed to a worthy goal so that your Love meets your Talents and carries you through the finish line
  4. Adaptable – being a lifelong learner who possesses a growth mindset 

GAPA’s Philosophy

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

Academic Facts

  • T.E.A.M.S (Technology, Engineering, Athletic, Mathematics, and Science) concept is core for GAPA's sport-centric philosophy which offers a unique academic plan that focuses on educating young minds while helping them explore a wide array of career opportunities in the sports industry.  
  • Specializes in Sports Careers Development such as; Sports Medicine, Sports Marketing, Sports Nutrition, Sports Communications, and Sports Management
  • Co-ed 9-12 and independent Postgraduate program for Non-Athletic and Athletic Sports Enthusiasts with enrollment of up to 1,000+
  • College Preparatory programs, ESL, Independent, many Advanced Placement and Honors Classes Offered
  • Our classes offer creative and challenging coursework. Low classroom teammates-to-Classroom Coaches ratios, and assignments schedules built on a philosophy of Real-Life substance over standardized work 
  • Several web-based courses for scholar student-athletes whose athletic competition schedule requires them to be away from the classroom
  • Our Sports Enthusiasts will represent several international and national homelands

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International T.E.A.M.S Academy

What does it mean to be an “International T.E.A.M.S Academy" ?

It means we offer  Technology, Engineering, Athletic, Mathematics, and Science to sports enthusiasts in an comprehensive college-preparatory academic curriculum and intensive pre-professional sports career training which prepares them for wherever their path may lead them after graduation.  Our experience classroom coaches, both in academics and sports careers, are here because they want to work with young sports enthusiasts to understand and practice different approaches to allow them to flourish. It means talented high school sports enthusiasts don’t need to relegate the practice of their talents to their after-school passions and their high school education doesn’t need to take a backseat to their artistic pursuits. At GAPA, it means living, working, and studying with a diverse and talented community of creative and passionate people from across the country and the globe.


All the sports enthusiasts at GAPA will major in one of five  Sports Careers Development classes such as —Sports Medicine; Sports Management; Sports Communications; Sports Nutrition; or Sports Marketing. From weekday mornings until early afternoon, sports enthusiasts can be found engaging in spirited debates in history class, practicing algebraic concepts, testing the properties of gases in chemistry lab, or conversing in some foreign language in the "Real Life" situational classrooms. In the afternoons and early evenings, sports enthusiasts will direct their attention to the practice of their chosen sport or their related sport career path. Whether they are in one of our state of the art sports facilities, career development classes, an NCAA workshops, or at special sporting event Sports Enthusiasts' talents are meeting their passions. 


In addition to classes and sporting evenings, there are dedicated times during the week devoted to community-building, including club and advisory meetings, after school programs, and all-school assemblies which often feature special programming. GAPA's International T.E.A.M.S Academy also offers ample opportunities to perform, exhibit, and experience sports careers throughout the school year, both on and Off The Court.

Your Legacy Begins Here...

At GAPA is where your Talents and Passion meet.