Highlands Christian Academy

501 NE 48th Street
Pompano Beach, FL 33064-0330
Tel: (954)421-1747
Grades: PK-12 | 596 students
Highlands Christian Academy believe that the Bible, both Old and New Testament, was given by inspiration of God, and is our only rule in matters of faith and practice.
We believe in creation, not evolution; that man was created by the direct act of God and in the image of God.
We believe that Adam and Eve, in yielding to the temptation of Satan, became fallan creatures.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 596 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Highlands Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 25 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses 1001430 AP English, 1202310 AP Calculus AB, 2100330 AP American History, 2107350 AP Psychology,
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,490
Tuition Notes This is the cost for Pre-school. Our tuition ranges from $4715-8495 for K3-12 grades.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Michelle Shingleton


Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
SoftballTrack and Field,

School Notes:

  • We accept the McKay Scholarship and the Step Up for Students Scholarship. All applicants will be given an entrance exam of reading and math. In order to complete your application we must have a copy of the most recent report card as well as the last years report card. We look forward to answering any further question.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Zion Lutheran Christian School Zion Developmenta (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Elizabeth Of Hungary School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Precious Kidz Too (1.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pompano Beach
    Grades: K-9 | 126 students
    1.3 miles
    901 Ne 33rd St
    Pompano Beach, FL 33064
  • Pompano Beach
    Grades: PK-5 | 55 students
    1.5 miles
    3301 N. W 5th Terr
    Pompano Beach, FL 33064
  • Pompano Beach
    Grades: PK-6 | 122 students
    1.6 miles
    3901 N.E. 22 Avenue
    Pompano Beach, FL 33064
  • Deerfield Beach
    Zion Lutheran Christian School Zion Developmenta
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-12 | 527 students
    1.7 miles
    959 Se 6th Ave
    Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
  • Deerfield Beach
    Grades: 9-12 | 7 students
    2.3 miles
    Po Box 5284
    Deerfield Beach, FL 33442

School Reviews

My children have attended Highlands for 4 years now. We are thrilled with the quality of the education, as well as the family feel of the school. Their campus is impressive with so much to offer! We are looking forward to our children continuing all the way though graduation! I would highly recommend this school to anyone looking for a high quality education for their child with a focus centered on Jesus Christ.
- Posted by Parent, 01/17/15
We are very excited to see the many changes happening at Highlands, there are many advances happening in technology and athletics....they are truly focused on making this school a better learning environment for the students, I can''t wait to see what''s in stored for the 2012/2013 school year. I would recommend anyone to send their children there for a quality Christian education.
- Posted by Parent, 07/27/12

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