“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.”
— Albert Einstein

2018-2019 Course Descriptions coming soon

At Firelight Academy we awaken student joy in the FOUR Domains of English: Listening, Speaking, Comprehending/ Reading, and Writing.

2017-2018 Course Descriptions: 

Foundations--Combo English & History
Level I:

2017 Level II/ III: South Campus Only 2017
Level III***
***Beginning HS English
Course Description Creative Writing Around the World while exploring Honors World Geography Global Perspectives in English and History Writing, Literature & the American Way in Honors American History
Suggested Grade Levels 5th-7th Grade 7th-9th 8th-10th
Course Credits: 2 Credits Issued:
Honors Middle School English
High School Geography
2 Credits Issued:
Pre-AP Middle School
Honors World History
2 Credits Issued:
pre-AP 8th or Regular 9th English
Honors World History
Pre-requisites None None for MS II level, MIII requires approval by instructor or MS II MS Level II or approval by instructor
Teacher Carrie Barker Carrie Barker Carrie Barker
Course Cost $625 until May 1st
$650 after May 1st
$625 until May 1st
$650 after May 1st
$625 until May 1st
$650 after May 1st
High School
Rhetoric I Rhetoric II Contemporary Literature
Course Descriptions Understanding the Novel: Rhetoric and Writing Understanding the Novel: Advanced Rhetoric and Writing Patterns of Story Throughout History + Culture
Suggested Grade Levels 9th 10th 11th
Course Credits pre AP English I and II AP English Language AP English Literature
Pre-requisites None Rhetoric I or approval by instructor. Rhetoric II or approval by instructor
Teacher Elora Ramirez Elora Ramirez Elora Ramirez
Course Cost $650 $650 $650
Online Version Available 2017 Available 2017 Available 2017
BENEFITS for All Humanities Courses
Payment Plans Available
ALL Materials Provided
Weekly Homework √ --4-6 Hours TOTAL √ --4-6 Hours TOTAL √ --4-6 Hours TOTAL
Teacher Graded