Glades Day School

Tel: (561)996-6769
Grades: PK - 12 | 347 students
Founded in 1965 by parents, Glades Day School continues to be governed by parents in providing an alternative educational opportunity.
Based on the traditional neighborhood school, Glades Day stresses high moral values, character and scholastic achievement.
Our philosophy is to educate each student to the best of our ability in order to prepare him/her for a productive life.
We accomplish this by concentrating on the mastery of basic skills in the areas of language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, and physical education.
At Glades Day School, we offer a balance of academic, athletic and extracurricular activities.
Our graduates have attended and received degrees from some of the most prestigious colleges and universities in the country, including those in the Ivy League.
We provide our students the opportunity to develop in a school setting, which in addition to our academic subjects, offers a full range of programs, including computer technology, foreign language and musical arts.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 347 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Glades Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Belle Glade Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belle Glade Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Belle Glade Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • Belle Glade
    Grades: PK-11 | 25 students
    0.9 miles
    Po Box 882
    Belle Glade, FL 33430
    (561)261-4146
    0.9PK-11
    25
  • Pahokee
    The Shepherd S School
    (Church of God)
    Grades: PK-12 | 57 students
    8.3 miles
    1800 Bacom Point Rd
    Pahokee, FL 33476
    (561)924-9578
    8.3PK-12
    57
  • Clewiston
    Grades: K-9 | 130 students
    17.7 miles
    601 Caribbean Ave
    Clewiston, FL 33440
    (863)983-5388
    17.7K-9
    130
  • Lee
    Grades: 1-12 | 68 students
    22.7 miles
    Po Box 775
    Lee, FL 32059
    (561)721-3683
    22.71-12
    68
  • Loxahatchee
    Grades: 7-11 | 27 students
    24.5 miles
    13529 E Citrus Drive
    Loxahatchee, FL 33470
    (561)798-4748
    24.57-11
    27

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