Colonial Christian School

17105 SW 296th Street
Homestead, FL 33030-0330
Tel: (305)246-8608
Grades: PK-12 | 196 students
Colonial Christian School has been serving the children of the Homestead community since 1969.
Our school currently serves 195 children in grades K3 to 12 and offers them a distinctly Christian education.
We begin our day with prayer and Bible study, and have a weekly chapel.
Our educational approach is truly comprehensive, as we address the spiritual, academic, physical, and social needs of our students.
Our goal is to partner with families to meet their children's educational needs at every stage of development.
A dedicated staff of 28 adults serves our students.
Our parents are extremely involved in supporting the school.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 196 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Colonial Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,000
Tuition Notes Ranges from $4300 - $5700 based on grade level
Admissions Director Sharman Harrell


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Debate, Drama, Ensemble, Speech, Yearbook Art, Debate, Drama, Ensemble, Speech, Yearbook,

School Notes:

In order to become  eligible to enter Colonial Christian School, each prospective new student and his/her parents must do the following:

  1. Have student tested (1st - 12th grade)
  2. Submit application
  3. Arrange a parent/student interview & review of test results with Administrator
  4. Complete and submit a copy of all necessary forms:

              Student's Birth Certificate (copy)

              Student's Social Security # (copy)

              Florida Immunization Form (original)

              Doctor's Health Exam Form (original)

             Transcripts and'or Report Cards (copy)

     5. Pay all fees

     6. Pay tuition in full or sign a FACTS agreement

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Hope Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hope Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St John's Episcopal School (0.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Homestead
    Grades: K-12 | 218 students
    0.7 miles
    1100 Old Dixie Hwy
    Homestead, FL 33030
  • Homestead
    Grades: PK-8 | 164 students
    0.9 miles
    145 Ne 10th St
    Homestead, FL 33030
  • Homestead
    Grades: PK-9 | 64 students
    1 miles
    815 N Homestead Blvd # 145
    Homestead, FL 33030
  • Homestead
    Grades: PK-2 | 205 students
    1.1 miles
    137 Nw 10th Street
    Homestead, FL 33030
  • Homestead
    Redland Christian Academy
    (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-12
    1.2 miles
    17700 Sw 280th St
    Homestead, FL 33031

School Reviews

A great school for all kids. A good education
- Posted by Parent, 01/28/12
I love Colonial Christian School. Great administration, great students, great programs, great students, great parents.
- Posted by Parent, 01/28/12
The teachers at CCS truly care about the students. My children love attending school now ;) truly a blessing
- Posted by Parent, 01/19/12
Highly recommend the school. My child has attended since Kinder. Students and teachers are wonderful
- Posted by Parent, 01/05/12

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