Our Vision: To provide a catalyst for the development of the mind and body, which prepares student-athletes to excel in the mental and physical challenges of high school, as well as throughout their lives.
Our Mission: Given the responsibility and trust of our parents with their most valuable asset, we will challenge student-athletes’ mental and athletic capabilities through unique educational experiences, opportunities for intellectual growth, physical training, and exposure to the world around them.
What is Parisi Prep Academy?
Parisi Prep Academy models a private school learning environment that provides flexible scheduling and curriculum assistance — aligned with New Jersey Student Learning Standards — and offers elite educators, enrichment opportunities, collaborative learning experiences, and facilities for training.
The Parisi Prep Academy program offers is a small, private supplemental education program that provides students entering high school the opportunity for academic growth as well as personal and physical development. Parents who elect to home school their children can take advantage of Parisi Prep Academy, a one-year structured enrichment program taught by experienced professionals.
Engaging, High-Tech Courses & Custom Curriculum
At Parisi Prep Academy we have established learning practices and a custom-designed curriculum that utilizes state-of-the-art technology. The learning potential for each student is maximized by setting competitive academic standards, individualizing coursework to each student, and ensuring small class sizes. All classes and grading are run through the Google software suite (Classroom, Docs, Slides, Sheets, Forms), our classrooms boast state-of-the-art cameras, televisions, and smartboard technology, and classes utilize a sophisticated digital curriculum and tools such as Vidcode, IXL, Scratch, Gimkit, Kahoot, BrainPop, and more.
In designing our curriculum, a special emphasis is placed on the ability to learn, process, and think critically — key skills that are needed for further education and in today’s modern workforce.
Life Enrichment Experiences & Opportunities
Parisi Prep offers a holistic approach to education focused on academic, personal, and physical development. Students meet with local experts in a variety of industries during career days, and foster leadership, service, and personal growth at home and in their community. Students will be taught how to adapt the “Extra Piece” into their lives by learning essential life skills such as how to do laundry, iron a shirt or pants, change a tire or oil in a car, cook a healthy meal, shake hands and look someone in the eye, among countless other life skills.
Parisi Prep students are exposed to an exceptional, unique learning environment as compared to most traditional schooling models. Prep alumni begin high school with more confidence, increased motivation, improved study skills and learning strategies, and are well prepared for the rigors and expectations of high school. Career visits include trips to local and Fortune 500 businesses, professional athletes and teams, artists and musicians, military and police, journalists, comedians, programmers and designers, and more!
Elite Strength & Speed Training with the Parisi Speed School
Prep students benefit from a high level, established sports training program at the affiliated Parisi Speed School. If you want to train with the best sports performance program in the nation, the Parisi Speed School is the place to be! Leading the industry in sports performance training for over 25 years, Parisi has helped more than 650,000 athletes of all ages and abilities become faster, stronger, and mentally tougher. The Parisi program improves athletic performance, will increase your child’s confidence, and will prepare them for competitive high school athletics.
This specialized sport-specific program is limited to only twelve students per campus, which allows for highly-personalized and customized instruction. This small exercise group setting allows trainers to best identify areas for improvement and to tailor workouts to each individual student-athlete.