Fort Lauderdale Prep School

3275 West Oakland Park Boulevard,
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33311-0333
     Tel: (954)485-7500
Grades: PK - 12 | 156 students
At Fort Lauderdale Prep School we have a commitment to excellence in developmental education and a partnership between the family and the school.
Our program looks at each child as a unique individual and tailors activities and learning experiences to fit his or her developmental needs.
We provide a classroom with a learning centered approach.
We recognize and welcome the uniqueness of each student and value the resulting diversity.
Through the development of academic, artistic, physical and social skills every student's growth is encouraged and supported.
Personal integrity, responsibility and social concern for others along with academic achievement are our fundamental principles.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
National Independent Private Schools Association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia/ Language-based learning differences.
Year Founded 1986

Student Body

Total Students 156 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 70%
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade Fort Lauderdale Prep School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 3 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes From $6,000 to $15,000. Call for specific programs, costs & fees.
% on Financial Aid 65%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Brad E. Lonstein


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Sports Club, Chess Club, Computer Club, Forensics Club, Homework Club - Daily from 3pm to 4pm, Student Council, Student Newspaper, Yearbook Chess Club, Computer Club, Forensics Club, Yearbook, After School Sports Club,
Homework Club - Daily from 3pm to 4pm,
Student Council,
Student Newspaper,

School Notes:

  • National & International Accreditation & Recognition
  • Small School, Small Classes & Low Student/Teacher Ratio
  • Traditional College Prep School Environment
  • Honors, Advanced & AP Classes Available
  • Resource Program for Under Achieving Students
  • I-20 Visas & ESOL for International Students
  • Transportation & Aftercare Available
  • Summer School for Kindergarten thru 12th Grade

Profile last updated: 05/23/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Florida Preparatory Christian Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Helen Catholic School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Helen Catholic School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Lauderdale LakesSt Helen Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3340 W Oakland Park Blvd
    Lauderdale LakesFL33311
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.1 mi | 189 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Fort LauderdaleSouth Florida Preparatory Christian Academy
    2700 W Oakland Park Blvd Ste 29
    Fort LauderdaleFL33311
    0.7 mi | 149 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • Fort LauderdaleRedeemer Christian Academy
    Po Box 9506
    Fort LauderdaleFL33311
    0.8 mi | 5 students | Gr. 4-7                      
  • Fort LauderdaleRedeeming Word Christian Academy
    2800 W Prospect Rd
    Fort LauderdaleFL33309
    1.1 mi | 62 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Fort LauderdaleAlmarie Christian Academy
    Daycare / Preschool  (Church of God in Christ)
    2540 Nw 21st St
    Fort LauderdaleFL33311
    Daycare / Preschool  (Church of God in Christ)
    1.2 mi | 26 students | Gr. PK-K                      

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The average private school tuition in Fort Lauderdale, FL is $6,566 for elementary schools and $13,452 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fort Lauderdale, FL is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).