AcademyACL is a Free Charter Public School Guiding Gifted Learners in the Pikes Peak Region.

Now Enrolling for the ’24-’25 School Year

Posted on: 2023-11-01 02:14

AcademyACL is now accepting Request for Enrollment packets for the ’24-’25 School Year. All packets submitted by March 6th,2024 will be entered in to our lottery. We invite all families, regardless of district to submit a packet for their student if they are interested in all day gifted education for grades K-8. The Request for Enrollment packet can be found here: If you would like to schedule a tour to see the facility and here a bit more about our program, please email or call us at 719.434.6566 Monday-Friday 7:30 – 3:30 Mountain Time.

We provide an academic home for advanced & creative learning, and a place for unusually advanced, gifted skills to flourish. Our gifted education specialty uses a higher degree of difficulty and more complex curriculum designed for academically gifted learners. We are a proud member of the Colorado Springs District 11 portfolio of school choice, and owe support students across the Pikes Peak Region.

Original Charter Application

2013-14 Charter Renewal


We will create an academic home for advanced and creative learning, cultivate personal and standards-based excellence and leadership ability, and serve as a resource center for the gifted community of the Pikes Peak Region.


Our students and staff will investigate ideas and master advanced content, reflect upon their own progress, explore connections between disciplines, and lead others in positive ways to new heights in achievement and service to the community.


Students work in multi-age classrooms at highly challenging levels.

Community Connections

Our students, teachers, families, and community connect and grow together in many ways.

Gifted Resource Center

We support and advocate for gifted students, and share professional development, ideas, and awareness of needs.


Our creative and active Parent Teacher Organization supports families, staff, and students throughout the school year.

Curious about Enrollment?

Learn more about our enrollment process and what steps are needed to become a part of our student body.