Childrens Rainbow Day School

22940 Old Dixie Highway
Miami, FL 33170-0331
     Tel: (305)258-0194
Grades: PK - 8 | 262 students
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The mission of the Rainbow Christian Academy is to join in partnership with families in order to develop the whole child for the glory of God through exemplary academic standards and extracurricular activity programs.
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Each child is wonderfully and fearfully made with talents and abilities waiting to be developed.
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The vision of Rainbow Christian Academy is to see the great commissions fulfilled by students as they leave and go into high school, other schools, in their community and eventually serve God through Christian leadership roles throughout the world.
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We believe every child can be successful if given the appropriate foundation and tools.
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By forming a partnership between home and Christ directed educators, academic training, and social development.
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We are not an institution of reform but primarily believe "It is Better to Build a Child than Repair a Man".
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We strive to be a school where Christ is Honored and Children are Loved.
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It is the goal of Children's Rainbow/Rainbow Christian Academy to be an instrument designed by God to bring souls to the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 262 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Childrens  Rainbow Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 16 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(uniforms-Sunshine School Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Mrs.Melissa Nehrbass
Admissions Associate Mrs. Delores Ward


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Compassionate Ministry, Scouting, Caravan Scouting, Caravan, Compassionate Ministry,

School Notes:

On May 27, 1981 Children's Rainbow Day School opened its door. Over the course of the the past school years, Rainbow has continued to offer many curricular and extracurricular programs throughout our day including advanced and remedial studies, sports and enrichment opportunities. We promise to provide the quality Christian education that you as parents desire for your children. The basis of our curriculum is ABeka Book materials. The ABeka Book curriculum is effective, creative, and instills academic excellence along with spiritual growth in every subject.

Profile last updated: 06/28/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christian Family Academy (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lovely Star Academy (3.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lovely Star Academy (3.2 miles away)
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