First United Methodist Christian School

622 North Krome Avenue,
Homestead, FL, 33030-0330
Tel: (305)248-7992
Grades: NS - 8 | 263 students
First United Methodist Christian School is a ministry of the First United Methodist Church of Homestead whose goal is to provide the community a Christian education under Christian leadership and a loving, supportive community for students, staff, and families to enable students to excel intellectually, spiritually, and socially.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Methodist
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Programs Supported Yes, we offer a Differentiated Instruction Approach
Year Founded 1953

Student Body

Total Students 263 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade First United Methodist Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 10%
Average Class Size 16 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,200
Tuition Notes This is the average cost; it varies less for younger children and higher for older students.
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Associate Tina Kelly

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ceramics, Cheerleading, Drama, Music Lessons, Spanish Ceramics, Cheerleading, Drama, Music Lessons, Spanish,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 08/05/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sharon School Of Excellence Inc (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Thinking Child Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Atala Montessori School For Creative Expression (0.2 miles away)
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  • Homestead The Thinking Child Academy
    (Christian)
    155 Nw 4th St
    Homestead , FL , 33030
    (305)247-3036
    (Christian)
    0.2  mi  |  102  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Homestead
    Atala Montessori School For Creative Expression
    Montessori School
    240 N Krome Ave
    Homestead , FL , 33030
    (786)738-1210
    Montessori School
    0.2  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  PK-7
  • Homestead
    Lincoln Marti School & Day Care Center
    137 Nw 10th Street
    Homestead , FL , 33030
    (305)643-4888
    0.4  mi  |  205  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Homestead
    St John''s Episcopal School
    (Episcopal)
    145 Ne 10th St
    Homestead , FL , 33030
    (305)247-5445
    (Episcopal)
    0.4  mi  |  138  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Pembroke Pines Sharon School Of Excellence Inc
    Alternative School (Pentecostal)
    6741 Pembroke Rd
    Pembroke Pines , FL , 33023
    (954)391-6080
    Alternative School (Pentecostal)
    0.5  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  K-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended April 05, 2013 - Love the school! Excellent teachers. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended October 06, 2012 - The Teachers go above and beyond the call of duty. The school campus is beautiful, especially the new library. I highly recommend this school, my daughter has attended this school for four years now and I am very impressed with the results. - Posted by Parent

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