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Promise & Philosophy

Our mission at Academia Furniture is to create ideal learning environments with creative, collaborative classroom furniture. Discover Academia Furniture’s unique style for the 21st century classroom - fun, vibrant, colorful, comfortable & versatile.

Our Promise is to exceed your expectations in innovative classroom furniture by personally and helpfully servicing your every need promptly in a true relationship-based association.

Our Philosophy is to provide what we promise, when we promise, at a competitive price. 

Our Commitment

We Design
Innovative Products

Making you look good makes us proud. Design, safety, utility, comfort, stability, durability are just the start. Colors, shapes, sizes, finishes, sit or stand, gliding or immobile - the choices abound.

From prestigious public schools to new charter schools, students, teachers and administration are delighted with Academia’s quality and versatility. Let’s see how good we can make you look.

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Earning 100% compliance with the most stringent standards by recognized independent testing agencies, Academia goes further by reducing our environmental footprint and constantly testing to ensure that all products are classroom-safe and kid-friendly (MAS Certified Green and LEED compliant).

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The Perfect Order

Academia’s genuinely caring team gives utmost priority to meeting firm commitments to your absolute satisfaction. With over 100 years of family history in proudly responding to your needs on time, our record remains unparalleled.

Our unique programs, such as LULU (preemptively shipping extra goods in case of damage) and Quick Ship with a 2-day shipping date (where applicable) attests to our dedication & commitment to provide the perfect order.

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  • New Table - FORTE SERIES


    Forte Series - Unique curvature on the legs, this new Classroom Table is all about elegance and space maximization. 

    For more info, check out our Forte Classroom Tables here:

    Forte Series Classroom Table

  • New Desk - SYNCO SERIES


    Synco Series - The Synco Series is a collaborative student desk that can be configured in groups of 4 or 5, with a trapezoid shaped top.

    For more info, check out our Synco Student Desk Series here:

    Synco Student Desk Series

  • New Product - LARGE HEX MOD


    New Addition to Basic Mod Shapes - the Large Hexagon Mod 8538 - is sure to impress.

    Check it out here: Large Hex Mod

  • New Color Laminate - ENRICH


    Laminate - New color "Enrich" available for Laminate Desk and Table Top, on Teacher Station, Bookshelf, Shelf (on Arc Mod®) & much more. A soft beige with modern linear pattern.

  • New Products - The Kinect & Re•Group Are Introduced


    The Kinect is a new addition to the Teacher Desk Series. It is a fully mobile teacher desk, featuring a separate podium and workstation that connect magnetically.

    Check Out The Kinect Desk

    The Re•Group is a new addition to the Soft Seating series. Incredibly versatile, this modular seating can be curated to many configurations in any choice of color and pattern.

    Check Out The Re•Group

  • New Colors - Sunshine Yellow and Sky Rise


    Sunshine Yellow - Plastics - New color available for Seating and Edge Banding.

    Sky Rise - Laminate - New color available for Laminate Desk and Table Top, on Teacher Station, Bookshelf, Shelf (on Arc Mod®) & much more.

  • Squircle® Active Seating Stool Is Introduced


    The Squircle® was introduced in 2020 as an active seating stool, providing a comfortable and safe way to release energy for the 21st century classroom. 

    Check out the Squircle Active Seating Stool

  • My Resource Library & The KITS Collaborator


    Academia Furniture is now on My Resource Library!  View Our Catalog, See The Latest Images, View Pricing & Get CAD Files 

    Our Catalog on My Resource Library

    The KITS Collaborator is a resource that dealers can use to quickly render a project and share the 3D image with a customer in real time or via email/text. Dealers can instantly create virtual layouts for their needs. Show the customer exactly what they want in real time- fully rendered in high resolution, priced, listed and ready to share. Specify fabrics and finishes, play around with the layout, and let your vision come to life!

  • Soft Seating Line Expansion


    Expanded our Soft Seating Line to include new shapes, sizes, colors and styles in our Mod® Series. We are excited to announce that our entire line is made in-house, with a professional team dedicated to creating beautiful, colorful soft seating furniture. 

    See our Arc Mods

    See our Mods with Back

    See our Basic Mod Shapes

  • Designers Portal & Swatchbox


    Enhanced our user friendly website to include a new Designers Portal. Designers can now create their own product board and get budget pricing all from the comfort of their own work environment.

    In addition, we now offer a beautifully designed Swatch Box that allows designers to touch, feel and see exactly what their imagination is working with.

     Check out our Designer Portal

     Request a Swatchbox

  • Expansion of our Woodworking Shop


    Expanded our woodworking shop to over 100,000 square ft and additional state of the art equipment to accommodate new shapes, sizes, colors and styles. We are excited to declare at this point that there is no job too small or large that we can't accommodate.

  • AFI Rapid Response Department


    Created the AFI Rapid Response Department. In light of the many weather related disasters nation wide, we have created a department that can ship SAME DAY thousands of classroom chairs, desks, combos, teacher desks and book cases. We are proud to be of service in any time sensitive situation.

  • Misty McFadden


    Opened the AFI design center managed by Misty McFadden. Misty offers her complementary design and space planning services to schools, architects and design firms.

     Check out our Designer Portal

  • 3D and Auto Cad


    Introduced our 3D and Auto Cad department to begin offering full service space planning drawings for the educational market.

  • Ed Spaces "Manufacturers' Council"


    Accepted invitation to joined Ed Spaces "Manufacturers' Council" developing industry recommendations.

  • Expansion


    Academia expands, tripling previous facility and introduces new logo.

  • Nate Teachers' Station Patent


    Patent on NATE- our innovative teacher's station with podium. 

    Learn More About The Nate Teachers' Station

  • Ed-Spaces Member


    In 2012, Academia became a member of the Ed-Spaces Education Market and participated for the first time in its annual industry trade show.  

  • CEO


    Isaac Wagner assumes role of CEO.

  • Miami Department of Education Contract


    Academia awarded Miami-Dade Dept. of Education "Approved Furniture Provider".

  • Philadelphia Department of Education Contract


    Academia awarded Philadelphia Department of Education "Approved Furniture Provider".

  • NYC Department of Education Contract


    Academia is awarded NYC Department of Education "Approved Furniture Provider".

  • Woodstone is Created


    Academia creates an alternate option to conventional hard plastic desktops that is 10% lighter & cost 15-20% less.

    Learn More About Woodstone

  • Academia was Born


    Academia was born to enhance the world of classroom furniture products and service.

Isaac WagnerCEO of Academia
A note from our ceo

Everyone at Academia takes pride that our work enhances a child’s education. Our 100 year family history in this business inspires us to give you the absolute best in quality, design, service and durability.

Our Management Team

Controller Moshe Klugmann
VP of Business Development Ben Ptalis
VP of Business Development Ezzy Katz
VP of International Development Zevi Fliegman
Director of R+D Josh Friedman
COO Michael Simonovits
Order Processing Manager Dani Levinger
Customer Service Manager Esty Raice
CAD Administrator Fabian Yerovi
Marketing Manager Rachel Goldberg
Administrative Assistant Riquita Freundlich
Educational Environment Coordinator Misty McFadden

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