Highlands Christian Academy

5.00 5 1 (4 reviews)
501 NE 48th Street
Pompano Beach, FL 33064
Tel: (954)421-1747
Grades: PK-12 | 596 students
  • Highlands Christian Academy believe that the Bible, both Old and New Testament, was given by inspiration of God, and is our only rule in matters of faith and practice.
  • We believe in creation, not evolution; that man was created by the direct act of God and in the image of God.
  • We believe that Adam and Eve, in yielding to the temptation of Satan, became fallan creatures.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 596 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Highlands Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 25 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses 1001430 AP English, 1202310 AP Calculus AB, 2100330 AP American History, 2107350 AP Psychology,
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,490
Tuition Notes This is the cost for Pre-school. Our tuition ranges from $4715-8495 for K3-12 grades.
% on Financial Aid
5%
Admissions Director Michelle Shingleton

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • We accept the McKay Scholarship and the Step Up for Students Scholarship. All applicants will be given an entrance exam of reading and math. In order to complete your application we must have a copy of the most recent report card as well as the last years report card. We look forward to answering any further question.
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  10/29/2016
My son is into his 4th year at Highlands where he is receiving an excellent quality of education for the 'whole man' body, mind and spirit. He is guided and challenged everyday by highly qualified teachers who are genuinely dedicated and caring. We are thrilled with the many opportunities he has to participate in the Band and in sports.We highly recommend Highlands to anyone looking for a great level of christian education on a state of the art, warm, friendly campus.
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5  10/29/2016
We have loved having our boys at HCA for K4 so far. The tremendous care that the teachers and aides have provided to meet the needs of our children is outstanding. If you are looking for a program with high academic focus that will teach your children to love others and love Jesus then HCA is the right school for your family too!
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5  5/17/2016
We are very excited to see the many changes happening at Highlands, there are many advances happening in technology and athletics....they are truly focused on making this school a better learning environment for the students, I can't wait to see what's in stored for the 2012/2013 school year. I would recommend anyone to send their children there for a quality Christian education.
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5  1/17/2015
My children have attended Highlands for 4 years now. We are thrilled with the quality of the education, as well as the family feel of the school. Their campus is impressive with so much to offer! We are looking forward to our children continuing all the way though graduation! I would highly recommend this school to anyone looking for a high quality education for their child with a focus centered on Jesus Christ.
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