Holy Cross Lutheran Academy

5450 Holy Cross Ct
Sanford, FL 32771-0327
Tel: (407)936-3636
Grades: PK-10 | 460 students
Holy Cross Lutheran Academy is a Christian private school located on three separate campuses; one in Lake Mary on our Church property offering Preschool. Our Sanford Campus (5450 Holy Cross Ct.) offers Early Childhood starting with 1 year olds and also houses our elementary school through 4th grade. Our Upper School is at 100 Aero Lane in Sanford which includes 5th through High School.  We consider ourselves to be in partnership with parents to provide a well-rounded education that encourages our students to live as responsible Christian citizens, courageously share the love of Jesus in a changing world.  If you would like to learn more, please visit us at www.thehcla.org/tour.  We look forward to meeting you soon!

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Association of Independent Schools of Florida
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-10
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 460 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 33%
Students by Grade Holy Cross Lutheran Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology (11th), AP Calculus AB (11th), AP Calculus BC (11th), AP Capstone Research 1 (12th), AP Capstone Seminar 1 (11th), AP Chemistry (11th), AP Environmental (12th), AP Euro, AP Government & Politics (12th), AP Language (11th), AP Literature (12th), AP Macroeconomics(12th), AP Physics (11th), AP Spanish Lang (12th), AP Spanish Lit (11th), AP Statistics (12th), AP U.S. History (11th), AP World History,
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki bottoms, school-logo polo shirts and PE uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies based upon program in which child is enrolled. K-4 tuition is $6,800 5th - 8th $7,000 and High School is $7,500.
Admissions Director Sue Stark


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballGolf,

School Notes

  • PK - High School Christ-Centered Community
  • Unique 4-year High School Capstone Program
  • Holy Cross Academy Students routinely score in the top 15% on National Achievement Test.
  • Dedicated Christian teachers who serve as daily role models.
  • Daily bible instruction and opportunities for worship.
  • Integration of Christian faith into all subjects each day.
  • Opportunities for Christian Service.
  • Close contact with the parents and home.
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