What Parents and Kids are saying
What Kids are Saying
An award winning independent documentary about Acton Academy.
An inside look at the Acton Academy studio.
A DAY IN THE LIFE @ ACTON
A day in the life of a student at Acton Academy.
OUR PROMISES TO YOUR CHILD
At Acton Oakland, He or She Will:
- Embark on a Hero's Journey
- Learn to be a curious, independent, lifelong learner
- Realize that real talent is developed through perseverance and hard work & understand the importance of character and mindset.
- Develop a deep respect for economic, political and religious freedoms
- Cherish the arts, wonders of the world, and the pursuit of truth
- Discover his or her most precious gifts and learn to use them to serve others
We believe each child has a gift that can change the world in a profound way
We believe in a closely connected family of lifelong learners.
We believe in learning by knowing, learning by doing and learning by being.
We believe in economic, religious, and political freedom.
Acton Academy was founded by Laura and Jeff Sandefer for their children. They wanted a better education for them and created Acton to do just that. They have succeeded in creating a scalable model that is disrupting traditional education.
A School Built for the 21st Century
Love, Best Practices, Bold Vision and Technology have culminated into developing an approach to education representative of current times. Acton provides an agile approach, allowing the latest best practices to be integrated as they develop.
We are not alone. There is a community of Acton Academy's around the world run by passionate people. We collectively learn and lean on each other to make sure our kids get the best support they need in THEIR hero's journey.