Westlake Christian School

1551 Belcher Road,
Palm Harbor, FL, 34683-0346
     Tel: (727)781-3808
Grades: K - 8 | 323 students
At Westlake Christian School, we guide and inspire students to develop their God-given potential, while fostering a lifelong love of learning, in a nurturing Christ-centered environment.
Westlake's student perform well academically, having placed in the top ten percent in the country on standardized assessments over the years.  Westlake is committed to best practices in education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS)
Religious Affiliation Methodist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Speech therapy/support offered through Pinellas County
Year Founded 1995
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2012

Student Body

Total Students 323 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Westlake Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 3 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,150
Tuition Notes Cost quoted is for elementary school for 2012-2013, and includes all major fees. Monthly payments are $567 for elementary; $588 for middle school.
% on Financial Aid 5%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate 60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jayanne K. Roggenbaum
Admissions Associate Jan Agisotelis

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Interscholastic Sports Program (5th-8th), Intramural Sports Program (elementary) Interscholastic Sports Program (5th-8th),
Intramural Sports Program (elementary),

School Notes:

  • Named Blue Ribbon School 2012
  • Low Teacher Pupil Ratio
  • Rigorous Academic Program
  • Specials/Enrichments Classes
  • High Achievers Program
  • 21st Century Learning philosophy
  • State-of-the-art Technology Program
  • New Science Lab
  • Competitive Athletics Program
  • Arts Emphasis
  • Florida Council of Independent Schools Accredited
  • On-site preschool and before/after school program
  • Nurturing, Dedicated Faculty and Staff

Profile last updated: 09/04/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Vincero Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vincero Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Suncoast Waldorf School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Palm HarborVincero Academy
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    Palm HarborFL34684
    (727)786-8887
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    0.7 mi | 15 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • Palm HarborSuncoast Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    1857 Curlew Road
    Palm HarborFL34683
    (727)786-8311
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.8 mi | 54 students | Gr. NS-5                      
  • Palm HarborHuntington Learning Center
    Special Education School
    33223 Us Highway 19 N
    Palm HarborFL34684
    (727)784-1114
    Special Education School
    1.1 mi | 13 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • Palm HarborNew Horizons Country Day School
    2060 Nebraska Avenue
    Palm HarborFL34683
    (727)785-8591
    1.3 mi | 35 students | Gr. NS-5                      
  • Palm HarborSpring Valley School
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    2109 Nebraska Ave
    Palm HarborFL34683
    (727)781-1234
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    1.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. UG                      

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