The mission of Friendship Aspire Academy- Little Rock is to provide a world-class education that motivates students to achieve high academic standards, enjoy learning and develop as ethical, literate, well-rounded and self-sufficient citizens. Friendship Aspire Academy-Pine Bluff seeks to fulfill this mission by providing students a high quality, liberal arts education focused on preparing students with the academic and life skills needed to be successful in college and beyond.
accepting applications now
Friendship Aspire Academy - Little Rock will open with an enrollment of 160 students in grades K-1 in August 2019. Over 5 years, the school will grow by 80 students a year to a full enrollment of 480 students in grades K-5. We are accepting applications now for the School Year 2019-2020 kindergarten and first grade lottery. The lottery will be held April 1, 2019.
Friendship’s philosophy is that all students can achieve at high levels when provided with a consistent message of achievement from all stakeholders, strong organizational leadership to promote and maintain rigorous instruction, and research-based curriculum that engages learners. Therefore, Friendship builds schools by first engaging families and students in a vision of the future that emphasizes the skills required for college and career success. Staff are then trained in the most effective research-based practices for differentiating student learning and fostering creativity, creativity, and critical thinking.