Welcome to the Education for the Future — Today.
ENROLMENT FOR THE 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR is happening between Jan 8th to April 1st, 2018. Please click here to register your child.
OUR NEXT PUBLIC EXHIBITION OF WORK is Friday, Feb 16th at 2pm to 3:15pm. The theme this session is “character strengths.”
The book COURAGE TO GROW: HOW ACTON ACADEMY TURNS LEARNING UPSIDE DOWN by Acton Academy co-founder, Laura Sandefer, is now available! Look for it on amazon.com or pick up a copy from our school.
Take a look at this very interesting document by Heather Staker: THE RISE OF K–12 BLENDED LEARNING — Profiles of emerging models. Please download the PDF document by clicking here: Blended Learning.
Book A School Tour or Try Day
We are accepting applications for students ages FOUR to FOURTEEN all year long (until our program is full). Our school will grow with the oldest children to include high school in the years to come. If you would like to book a school tour, have your child come for a “try day,” or have questions you’d like answered, you are welcome to give us a call at (519) 852-5810. We will have open houses and try days scheduled throughout the year so please do check back or join our Facebook page to know when those will be happening.
Click here to: Enroll for the 2017-2018 or 2018-2019 school years
Our Philosophy of Learning
We Believe That
Clear thinking leads to good decisions,
Good decisions lead to the right habits,
The right habits lead to character, and
Character becomes destiny.
About Infinity School
Private School in London, Ontario
What if you were to design a school from scratch, using what we now know about education, children, psychology, and technology? What would that truly 21st century school look like? We believe it would look like Infinity School!
Using the Acton Academy model, our students (we call them heroes!) focus on learning to achieve mastery and competency rather than time-based learning to get a passing grade. In a multi-age, one-room schoolhouse environment, we create learning communities where peers help and challenge one another.
Core skills are developed by each student using self-directed, self-paced methods, and technology where appropriate. We allow students to learn on their own by providing a safe space to try, make mistakes, and by using Socratic teaching methods where we ask more questions than we answer. The learning is organized into projects and quests to demonstrate real-world experiences and provide context and meaning to their subject material. We continually inspire and motivate our heroes through examples of dedication, character, determination, hard work, and the success (in whatever form) that will bring.
Our third year of operation begins next September! We invite you to read through the menu tabs at the top of the site to find out more about our unique program, school calendar, tuition rates, the ages and levels of students we are able to accept, and how to register.
You might find this independent paper featuring Acton Academy interesting: Blended Learning
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