Philips Academy

Phil Blount

Philips Academy

Phil Blount

Class of 2017

Award

Second Place Winner ($12,500)

Philips Academy is a middle, high and post-secondary school program for students with cognitive disabilities including those on the autism spectrum. The only school in the region that provides a functional education, Philips Academy prepares students to be independent, self-determined members of the community. It’s about “Real Learning for Real Life.”