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Student Centered

Uniquely Designed for Children With Autism

Autism Inspired Academy is an education-based nonprofit that serves students with autism in grades K-12. Our mission is to empower children with autism to have lives of meaning, purpose, and joy. AIA accepts Florida School Choice Scholarships including FESUA, FESEO, FTC, and the Hope Scholarship. Autism Inspired Academy is dedicated to empowering and supporting students and their families.

Safe and Inclusive

AIA's specialized educational program provides a safe and inclusive learning environment fostering growth and development for students with varying levels of autism.

  • Meaning

    The students find deep fulfillment and importance in their journey of growth and learning at school.

  • Purpose

    AIA serves as a place where students are encouraged to pursue their dreams, learn new skills, and develop self-confidence.

  • Joy

    The students experience genuine happiness and satisfaction as they make progress, form meaningful connections, and achieve their goals.

Our Culture

Six Pillars of Character

At Autism Inspired Academy, everything we do is built around our Six Pillars of Character, which help the children in our programs develop perseverance, conscientiousness, optimism, curiosity and self-discipline. By modeling and teaching these six pillars as our core values, we can enhance children’s moral growth and development.

Trust

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Respect

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Responsibility

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Fairness

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Caring

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Citizenship

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The Latest

News & Events

5th Annual Sporting Clays Tournament

SAVE THE DATE | April 25, 2025

Fish Hawk Sporting Clays
13505 Hobson Simmons Road, Lithia, FL 33547

Lunch -  Silent auction -  Awards Ceremony

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Gold Sponsors

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Testimonials

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Natalie Reyes

Parent

This school doesn’t treat children as just students, it’s a family. They have a solid investment in these children.

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J.T.

Parent

This school has been amazing for our 1st grader! The staff is amazing and very caring. The principal is extremely involved...We are thankful every day for finding this school! Our son is flourishing.