Walden Community School

4595 Howell Branch Rd,
Winter Park, FL, 32792-0321
Tel: (407)677-8225
Grades: 1 - 12 | 16 students
At Walden Community School, educating the whole person is our commitment.
Addressing social, intellectual, emotional and physical aspects of learning ensures each student reaches her highest potential, need for self fulfillment and self actualization.
Our ultimate goal is accomplished when our student's invest in and take ownership of their education and their futures.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, ADD, Multiple Intelligences
Year Founded 2002

Student Body

Total Students 16 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 45%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Walden Community School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 2:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 6 students
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
Average SAT score 2100
Average ACT score 28
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,000
Acceptance Rate 75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Dr. Carol Mikulka

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Dance, Soccer, Tennis, WeightliftingDanceSoccer,
TennisWeightlifting,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama, Choir, Voice/Piano Lessons Drama, Choir, Voice/Piano Lessons,

School Notes:

  • Our progressive approach to learning allows each student to excel and progress far beyond the standards of a regular classroom. Socratic seminar based classes require active participation from each student. Engaging students to become involved and excited about learning is the result. Our graduates have been accepted at New College, Smith, Elon, Stetson, and Rollins among others.  Although we foster independent thinking and personal responsibility for success, our students graduate well prepared to succeed in college.
    Our curriculum is challenging and our students confidently apply and are accepted into highly selective colleges.
  • Profile last updated: 03/08/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lighthouse Baptist Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lighthouse Baptist Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tuskawilla Montessori School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winter Park Lighthouse Baptist Academy
    (Baptist)
    3838 Howell Branch Rd
    Winter Park , FL , 32792
    (407)678-3890
    (Baptist)
    0.5  mi  |  16  students  |  Gr.  2-11
  • Winter Park
    Trinity Preparatory School
    (Episcopal)
    5700 Trinity Prep Lane
    Winter Park , FL , 32792
    (407)671-4140
    (Episcopal)
    1.3  mi  |  867  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Casselberry Lawton Chiles Preparatory School
    3955 Red Bug Lake Rd
    Casselberry , FL , 32707
    (407)327-5300
    1.6  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Oviedo Tuskawilla Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1625 Montessori Pt
    Oviedo , FL , 32765
    (407)678-3879
    Montessori School
    1.8  mi  |  219  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Winter Springs Winter Springs KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1024 Spring Villas Point
    Winter Springs , FL , 32708
    (407)699-8614
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.8  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 06, 2012 - Walden now has over 20 kids in Middle and High School (no elementary). This is a great school where the students get individualized / differentiated instruction. Students are motivated and encouraged to do the best they can. The school focuses on academics -- but also on the "whole child" -- their emotional, physical, academically and social needs. - Posted by Parent

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