Children`s Educational Services is a non-profit educational company that owns and operates two models of small, K-12 private schools for students with special needs and low income families. The Broach School is a character-based school committed to providing a safe, nurturing learning environment where children are motivated to succeed. Crossroads Christian School`s mission is to uncover and develop the unique, God-given talents and abilities within each child. There are currently 4 Broach Schools and 3 Crossroads Christian Schools throughout the state of Florida. All CES schools are approved for Florida state scholarships, such as the McKay Scholarship designed for students with learning disabilities and the Step Up for Students Scholarship designed for low income families.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 75 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,000
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
SLD, ADD, ADHD, Autism
Year Founded
2009
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
75 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
77%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Broach West Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size
10 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Khaki Pants/Solid Color Shirts)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
* Each Tuition Plan is individualized based on McKay or Step Up For Student Scholarship eligibility and/or Private Pay.* Extended payment plans are available.* Tuition Scholarships are available for families through the Florida Department of Educa
% on Financial Aid
95%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$6,500
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Rich Wead
Admissions Associate
Alvaro Blanco

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Art, Computer Labs, Field Trips

School Notes

  • In existence since 2009, CES has a strong presence in several markets within Florida.  The Broach School has a favorable reputation in Tampa, St Petersburg, Bradenton, and Zephyrhills.  Crossroads Christian Schools have developed greater momentum in Lakeland and in the North Florida regions of Arlington and Fleming Island within the city of Jacksonville.  The CES schools began to quickly carve out their niche within the K-12 private school space by providing an alternative approach to the traditional classroom.  By maintaining smaller classrooms, employing qualified teachers skilled in assessing the student`s grade level, differentiating the instruction necessary for each individual student, and offering a variety of teaching methods and curriculum within the context of an encouraging, nurturing environment, students have found great success in the CES academic program.  The majority of students who enter a Broach or Crossroads Christian School are able to catch up to a desired grade level and stay on course for graduation.  
  • CES will strategically continue to realize its vision of becoming the leader of private school special education in Florida by operating on a foundation of the highest academic standards which encourage respect, honor, integrity, and responsibility for students, parents, and partners.  The schools will differentiate themselves in the market by reaching every child regardless of their learning styles or needs, designing programs around the students rather than the traditional method of fitting students within predesigned programs.  The schools will strive to develop each student to their fullest academic potential, ensure every child is a better reader, and will continue to pursue excellence in all areas as The Broach Schools and Crossroads Christian Schools raise the standard of excellence in special education.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 75 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,000
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Jacksonville, FL is $9,199 for elementary schools and $10,068 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Jacksonville, FL is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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