About the Academy
School Hours: 8:35am to 2:35pm
We are determined to positively impact the graduation rate of our community and prepare our students for the most important game of all, life.
The Chi Chi Rodriguez Academy, located in Clearwater, Florida is a public private partnership school that serves fourth through eighth grade students who are not achieving at their grade level, have low self-esteem, or have difficulty adjusting to their academic environment.
The Academy is made possible by a unique public private partnership between the Pinellas County School System and the Chi Chi Rodriguez Youth Foundation. The school system identifies children in need of these special surroundings and provides the teachers and principal, while the Foundation provides the assistants, facilities, and classroom enrichment materials.