Will Smith is investing $1 million in the construction and development of a private school near his Calabasas, California estate.
“The academy will be run privately, and will include prekindergarten through grade 6.”
Will has leased Indian Hills High School campus, which he will rename The New Village Academy of Calabasas.
“Will paid $889,000 to lease the campus for three years, plus he’ll cover all the additional costs such as utilities,” an insider told The National Enquirer.
According to a spokesperson, The New Village Academy, which will operate under the motto “Spiral Up,” will be “open to all races, religions, and creeds.”
The New Village Academy boasts:
Organic low-fat breakfasts and lunches with no fried foods or refined sugar, as well as a cirriculum, developed in cooperation with Will and Jada, featuring instruction ion Spanish, Technology, and Robotics.
Tuition will range from $7,500 to $12,500.