Director: Donna Bussiere
11411 NW 56th Dr
Coral Springs, FL 33076
Welcome to Atlantis Academy Coral Springs! Atlantis Academy Coral Springs is a K-12 private school, educating students with learning differences and various abilities in Coral Springs, Florida and the surrounding area.
Atlantis Academy’s unique educational program includes individualized attention and specialized instruction, while providing the behavioral, social and emotional supports necessary for students to achieve goals and reach their full potential.
Our school community has a low student-to-teacher ratio, welcoming environment and experienced, caring and nurturing staff who help foster students’ self-confidence and self-esteem. We accept applications year-round – apply and join the Atlantis Coral Springs community today!
Donna Bussiere joined Atlantis Academy Coral Springs in 2001 and has served as director since January 2017. For almost two decades, Donna has devoted her career to helping ensure our students succeed and reach their full potential. She holds a degree in elementary education from Bridgewater State College in Massachusetts and earned a Lifetime Teacher Certificate for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and a Foundations of Reading Certificate. Donna is involved in the National Council for Social Studies, Special Olympics and is a member of the U.S. Track and Field Association.
Director of Enrollment
Teresa Marrero has been part of the Atlantis Academy family since 2015. Prior to her transition into the role of Director, Teresa was our Assistant Director; and a Middle School Foundations instructor, before that. Teresa brings over 10 years of experience working with children and adolescents who present with a wide range of exceptionalities. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Human Services and a master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling. Teresa prides herself on participating in educational trainings and is preparing to complete the Licensed Mental Health Counselor exam in hopes of touching the lives of as many children as possible.
Frequently Asked Questions about Coral Springs
Yes, students are expected to wear a uniform every day. Your campus will provide purchasing information.
Yes. The Before-School Care program starts at 7:00 a.m. and the After-School Care program is provided until 6:00 p.m. on every full day of school. To participate, please register your student in advance.
Yes - although extracurricular offerings may vary slightly from year to year. We offer a full range of after school activities including social skills group, multimedia club, swim club, debate club, gaming club, photography club, cooking club, music, and arts & crafts.
Yes, we offer both individual tutoring and group sessions for all subject areas.
Students in grades K-4 begin at 8:30 a.m. and are dismissed at 2:30 p.m.
Students in grades 5-12 begin at 8:15 a.m. and are dismissed at 3:00 p.m.
After School Care
Kitchen Cooking Skills Area