PDI is the last stop on DNA Academy’s comprehensive pathway to the pros.

This all-inclusive program is technologically advanced, and focused on creating the most effective and ready athlete – whether to play at the collegiate or professional level.

  • Fully Accredited Curriculum
  • Students receive sport-specific trainings, performance trainings, mental strengthening, and advanced in-game theory
  • Full Service Boarding School and Day School Options
  • NCAA compliant NIL department. Providing our student-athletes with unmatched opportunities to monetize their talent
  • 4 Sports: Baseball, Basketball, Football and Soccer

PDI has two full service campuses serving 6th through 13th Grade (postgraduate)

providing room and board, top academic and athleticfacilities, career and NIL support, and essential resources for life after sports. DNA PDI develops athletes across baseball, basketball, football, and soccer.

Urbana, Ohio Campus – PLAY VIDEO
Cocoa, Florida Campus – PLAY VIDEO

“I believe in the basic principles of this school, where excelling through being the best in your sport and in the classroom really come together”

– Mario Chalmers, 2x NBA Champion, NCAA Champion Winner

“The development focused curriculum provides a one-stop solution that maximizes growth and opportunities and always puts the student-athlete’s interest first.”

– Ryan Spilborghs, Former MLB Outfielder, Professional MLB broadcaster

““I believe wholeheartedly in all aspects of this school – from athletics,academics, and human development.”

– Steve Smith II, USC Star, Super Bowl Winning Receiver

“I’m very excited for the Juventus Academy to power the soccer program…providing an edge for the student-athletes enrolled.”

– Alessandro Del Piero, Juventus FC Legend, World Cup Winner