Westwood Christian Day School

5801 Sw 120th Avenue
Miami, FL 33183-0331
     Tel: (305)274-3380
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 957 students
Westwood Christian School was founded in 1958, as an inseparable ministry of First Baptist Church of Westwood Lake, Inc., an independent Baptist church located in southwest Miami.
The co-education program of the school includes preschool through high school.
Westwood Christian School offer a strong academic foundation in a Christian setting.
Excellent teachers, carefully chosen curriculum materials, and high expectations for the students combine to provide an outstanding educational experience.
Throughout the elementary years, a robust curriculum of language arts and mathematics is emphasized.
The content areas of science and social studies enrich the child's knowledge of the world around him.
Special classes in art, music, physical education, computer technology, library, and Spanish enhance the fundamental curriculum.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students 957 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 92%
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade Westwood Christian Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Mr. Bill Thomson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
SoccerSoftball,
Volleyball

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Calusa Preparatory School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunset Preparatory School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bridgepoint Preparatory (0.9 miles away)
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  • MiamiSunset Preparatory School
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    MiamiFL 33183
    (305)274-5111
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  • MiamiBridgepoint Preparatory
    12001 Sw 72nd St
    MiamiFL 33183
    (305)595-5488
    0.9 mi | 256 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MiamiCalusa Preparatory School
    12515 Sw 72nd St
    MiamiFL 33183
    (305)596-3787
    1.1 mi | 265 students | Gr. PK-12                      
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    MiamiFL 33183
    (305)273-0028
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    1.1 mi | 108 students | Gr. NS-12                      
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    MiamiFL 33165
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