Potential Christian Academy

12401 Stirling Rd,
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33330-0333
     Tel: (954)434-1500
Grades: PK - 8 | 218 students
Flamingo Road Christian Academy is a ministry of Flamingo Road Church.
Pastor Bill Billingsley of Sheridan Hills Baptist Church in Hollywood Florida had a vision of what the future held for the “far reaches” of west Broward County.
In 1981 Sheridan Hills started Flamingo Road Baptist Church as a mission church.
Flamingo Road’s first leader was Pastor Hammer.
Pastor Hammer and his wife had a passion to fill the need for a Christian school to serve the growing community.
In 1983 Flamingo Road Christian Academy was born.
The Academy started as a preschool for children 2 to 4 years old.
Mrs.
Hammer directed the Academy until her family was called to start another church in 1985.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 218 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Potential Christian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Jeralin Felipe

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Archbishop Edward A. McCarthy High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Mark Catholic School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Mark Catholic School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Southwest RanchesSt Mark Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    5601 S Flamingo Rd
    Southwest RanchesFL33330
    (954)434-3887
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 563 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Fort LauderdaleArchbishop Edward A. McCarthy High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    5451 S Flamingo Rd
    Fort LauderdaleFL33330
    (954)434-8820
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fort LauderdaleCooper City Christian Academy
      (Pentecostal)
    5201 S Flamingo Road
    Fort LauderdaleFL33330
    (954)779-6221
      (Pentecostal)
    0.7 mi | 109 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Fort LauderdaleTemple Beth Emet Day School
    Special Program Emphasis  (Jewish)
    4807 S Flamingo Rd
    Fort LauderdaleFL33330
    (954)431-3638
    Special Program Emphasis  (Jewish)
    1.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. K-5                      
  • Fort LauderdaleNur-ul-islam Academy
      (Islamic)
    10600 Sw 59th St
    Fort LauderdaleFL33328
    (954)434-3288
      (Islamic)
    1.6 mi | 241 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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The average private school tuition in Fort Lauderdale, FL is $6,592 for elementary schools and $13,452 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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