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Welcome to Royal Palm Academy: Where Excellence and Values Thrive

Located in Naples, Florida, Royal Palm Academy stands as a beacon of exceptional education and unwavering values for students from pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. More than just a school, we are a community where each child and family becomes an integral part of a shared journey towards growth, achievement, and character development.

At Royal Palm Academy, our commitment goes beyond academics. We believe in nurturing the holistic development of every child, and that begins with a deep understanding of each student's unique potential and background. Our collaborative approach, which fosters a strong partnership between families and our school, ensures that your child receives the individualized support and guidance they need to flourish.

Our mission is to equip your child with the tools they need to navigate the complexities of the world around them. With a foundation rooted in Catholic values, our dedicated team of experienced professionals fosters an environment of academic excellence, spiritual growth, and emotional well-being. Through tailored attention, we empower each student to confidently embrace knowledge, faith, and morality, ultimately shaping them into compassionate and capable individuals ready to contribute positively to society.

Welcome to Royal Palm Academy, where we combine rigorous education with values that guide our students on a path towards a purposeful and meaningful future.

Warm regards, 
Michael J. Bussman
Head of School

RPA Board of Directors

  • Karen Avery (Alumni Parent) President
  • Joe O’Malley (Parent) Vice-President
  • Chuck Ciuni (Alumni Parent) Treasurer
  • Olesya Karakosta (Parent) Secretary
  • Baron Ringhofer (Parent) Director
  • Tim Schwartz (Parent) Director
  • Jared Ford (Parent) Director
  • Jackie Balandra (Parent) Emeritus

"One of the things that I think makes Royal Palm Academy very special is our family environment. At Royal Palm Academy, we offer opportunities for our families to be on campus every single day."

Come Visit Royal Palm Academy

As you learn about Royal Palm Academy, I invite you to visit us for a personal tour around campus. While you are here, you will see our mission in action and the close community that emphasizes family, love, and acceptance.

It is never too late to give your child the gift of private education. We are here to support your family to ensure your child achieves their hopes and dreams. Come see where children thrive.

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