Global Prospects
Academy

About our Academy

The Global Prospects Academy (GPA) is an elite development hockey academy based in Tampa, FL. The Hockey Academy features the highest levels of training in the disciplines of ice hockey, ice skating, and sports performance/recovery, accompanied by an educational curriculum partnership designed to meet the unique needs of elite competitive athletes.  

Global Prospects Academy encompasses ice hockey training platforms for ages 8 to 17, not only attracting athletes from the local/regional community but from international destinations. The access to educational freedom allows flexibility to the student and family and the ability to excel in both sport and academics. 

education

The educational curriculum for Global Prospects Academy is provided by North Tampa Christian Academy (NTCA), an accredited college preparatory private institution in Tampa, FL. It is approximately 3.1 miles, or less than a ten-minute drive, from GPA. North Tampa Christian Academy provides an immersive on-campus experience that encourages innovation through project-based learning and an engaging thematic structure. Global Prospect Academy students will graduate with a College Prep Diploma and academically NCAA eligible. The NTCA academic office will advise GPA students and create an academic plan that could include Advanced Placement, Dual Credit, Honors, and enrichment courses.

Pricing

FULL PARTICIPATION

$ 21,995
  • Hockey
  • Educational Curriculum

HOCKEY COMPONENT ONLY

$ 13,496
  •  

HOCKEY-ONLY DAY RATE

$ 85 per day
  •  

REGISTRATION FEE

$ 495
  • Tax only applicable on Registration Fee only.

What's Included

  • On-Ice: 60 minutes of daily ice time for skills, drills, and scrimmages.
  • Off-Ice: 60 minutes of off-ice conditioning, focusing on physical strength, cardiovascular endurance, agility, and flexibility with a complete recovery platform, strength and conditioning, and mobility.
  • 30 minutes of classroom/tutorial time to focus on strategies and tactics, nutrition, general well-being, and character development. 
  • Apparel: Two practice jerseys, socks, hoodie, t-shirt, shorts & backpack.

Discounts

  • 2021-2020 Tampa Bay Crunch Players: $750 off the program cost 
  • Sibling Discount: 10% for each additional household member 

Frequently asked questions

Most frequent questions and answers

North Tampa Christian Academy carefully selects textbooks that incorporate Christian values from a Bible-based perspective. On NTCA’s campus, worship and prayer are a part of daily student life. NTCA’s approach to Christian education is one of inclusivity, acceptance, and respect. Our team values each individual student and their family.

NTCA’s curriculum is in accordance with its accrediting bodies. In meeting the standards of each class, NTCA utilizes textbooks, including e-books, from the top, leading educational publishers.

Yes, all curriculum is in accordance with NTCA’s accrediting bodies, which is what allows the school to submit transcripts for college or to transfer to another school.

 

Yes, NTCA is fully accredited – credits will transfer for classes that were completed with a passing grade.

In general, homework will be personalized so that students are equipped to master the next steps in their goal-setting profiles. It is our intent that each student progresses in a consistent, reasonable manner.

We encourage you to apply for the Step-Up or McKay Scholarships if you are eligible. These monies are granted on a first-come basis and are awarded to the student, not to a specific school. We encourage you to work with the NTCA leadership team for scholarship assistance.

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