Queen Of Peace Catholic Academy

10900 Sw 24th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32607-0326
Tel: (352)332-8808
Grades: PK-8 | 440 students
8th Grade Graduation 2010
8th Grade Graduation 2010
Queen of Peace Catholic Academy is a member of the Florida Catholic Conference & National Catholic Education Association.
The campus is located in SW Gainesville on 27 beautifully landscaped acres which includes the elementary & middle school, church, sports field, basketball & tennis courts, a state of the art media center & gymnasium.
In a loving & supportive environment, QPA strives toward superior academic excellence where the needs of the child are enveloped in developmentally appropriate practices.
We provide an environment where each student can discover his or her own gifts & abilities in an atmosphere where ideas can be expressed, respected, & challenged.
QPA's curriculum is a diverse program that is offered in a small class environment which enables us to strengthen & enrich our student's personal love of learning.
We are proud to offer our students not only an excellent curriculum, but many enriching programs.
Queen of Peace Catholic Academy is truly the school where "Faith and Education Unite!"

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 2000
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2011

Student Body

Total Students 440 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Queen Of Peace Catholic Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 25 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Please see school website for dress code.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please see school website for tuition cost.
Admissions Director Darlene Coogan


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Fencing, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFencing,
Flag FootballFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter Track


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Band, Chess Club, Chinese, Choir, Drama, Duke Tip Program, Invention Fair, National Jr. Honor Society, Poet Contest, Science Club, Science Fair, Spanish, Strings, Wet Point Bridge Contest, World Math Day Art, Band, Chess Club, Chinese, Choir, Drama, Invention Fair, Poet Contest, Science Club, Science Fair, Spanish, Strings, World Math Day, Duke Tip Program,
National Jr. Honor Society,
Wet Point Bridge Contest,

School Notes:

  • Queen Of Peace Catholic Academy scores in the top %10 in the Nation on the ITBS scores. Classes offered at the Academy are as follows: Chinese, Spanish, Art, Technology, Music, Music Appreciation, Band, Media, Physical Education and Advanced Math.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is The Rock School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Rock School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Rock School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gainesville
    The Rock School
    Grades: NS-12 | 290 students
    0.8 miles
    9818 SW 24th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Gainesville
    Grades: PK-12 | 783 students
    1.3 miles
    8009 Sw 14th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Gainesville
    Grades: K-6 | 369 students
    2.3 miles
    7715 Sw 14th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Gainesville
    Tower Road KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    2.8 miles
    10 Southwest 75th St.
    Gainesville, FL 32607
  • Gainesville
    Grades: K-6 | 206 students
    2.9 miles
    6801 Sw 24th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32607

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