Peniel Baptist Academy

110 Peniel Church Road,
Palatka, FL, 32177-0321
     Tel: (386)328-1707
Grades: PK - 12 | 241 students
Peniel Baptist Academy is a ministry of Peniel Baptist Church.
PBA is fully accredited by the Florida Association of Christian Colleges and Schools serving 2 year olds through 12th grade.
We use the ABEKA Curriculum and have degreed, Christian teachers.
PBA..."Educating Students to Glory of God!"

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 241 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade Peniel Baptist Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 95%
Average Class Size 18 students
Advanced Courses Honors Courses, Joint Enrollment Courses at SJRCC, 
Average ACT score 20
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Modest Dress Code)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,500
Tuition Notes Preschool is based on half or full day. K-6th: $3300. 7th-8th: $3500. 9th-12th: $3900.
% on Financial Aid 21%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,500
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Wendy Durden
Admissions Associate Terrie Beach

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
SoccerSoftball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Athletics Booster Club, Mission Trips, Student Council Mission Trips, Athletics Booster Club,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • PBA accepts the VPK4 Scholarship for 4 years olds!
  • PBA has high standardized test scores.
  • PBA has before and after school daycare available from 7am-6pm

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Putnam Banner Private School System (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Putnam Banner Private School System (2.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is River Christian Academy (3.3 miles away)
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  • PalatkaPutnam Banner Private School System
      (Christian)
    Po Box 2731
    PalatkaFL32178
    (386)530-2056
      (Christian)
    2.9 mi | 51 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • PalatkaRiver Christian Academy
      (Assembly of God)
    3111 Saint Johns Avenue
    PalatkaFL32177
    (386)325-0951
      (Assembly of God)
    3.3 mi | 14 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • PalatkaHillcrest Academy
      (Baptist)
    2009 President St
    PalatkaFL32177
    (386)328-6514
      (Baptist)
    3.6 mi | 33 students | Gr. K-11                      
  • SatsumaDeseret Academy
    304 5th Street
    SatsumaFL32189
    (386)649-4978
    4.3 mi | 69 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • PalatkaPutnam Christian School
      (Baptist)
    Po Box 1703
    PalatkaFL32178
    (386)937-5519
      (Baptist)
    4.4 mi | 19 students | Gr. 1-12                      

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